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Definition of the noun Acanthopteri
What does Acanthopteri mean as a name of something?
- [zoology] A group of teleostean fishes having spiny fins. See Acanthopterygii.
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by William Rossiter
Sea- bream; a fish belonging to Acanthopteri. Pagoda, (pa-go'da). [Hind, boot- kuda, idol- house.] A temple, built in stages of gradually diminished size, common in the East Indies and China. Pagrus, (pag'rus). [The Latin name.]= Braize: a fish ...
The Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)
A New, Original and Exhaustive Work of Reference to All English Words, Their Origin, Development, Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning and Legitimate Or Customary Use ... by Robert Hunter
Called also ACANThoPteri and ACANTHOPTERA : rtepov (pteron) = a wing, a feather.] 1. In Cuvier's classification, a large ...
The Encyclopædic Dictionary (1879)
A New and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
Called alSO ACANTHOPTERI and ACANTHOPTERA : fr 1 1 PC'., (pteron) = a wing, a feather.] 1.
by Robert Hunter, John Alfred Williams, Sidney John Hervon Herrtage
tho fin of a fish, (-ailed also Acanthopteri and Acanthoptera : pteron = a wing, a feather.] 1. In Cuvier' sclassincation, a large order of fishes placed at the head of the class, as being in ...
An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford
Called £, AcANTHoPTERI and ACANTHOPTERA: pteron = a wing, a feather.] 1. In Cuvier's classification, a large order of fishes placed at the head of the class, as being in most respects its most highly organized representatives. They have the ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
Acanthopteri Vertebrate Zoology, another name for the Perciformes, a very large order of bony fishes found worldwide in both fresh and salt waters. Acanthopterygii Vertebrate Zoology, a superorder of saltwater spiny- finned fishes; often ...
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Video shows what acanthopteri means. A group of teleostean fishes having spiny fins. See Acanthopterygii.. acanthopteri pronunciation. How to pronounce ...
Scrabble value of A1C3A1N1T1H4O1P3T1E1R1I1
The value of this 12-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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