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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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The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1877)
by Popular encyclopedia
a fish belonging to the Teleostean section Acanthopteri and family Teuthidae, and so named from the presence of a sharp spine on ...
by William Rossiter
Sea- bream; a fish belonging to Acanthopteri. Pagoda, (pa-go'da). [Hind, boot-kuda, idol- house.] ...
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 ...
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 ...
THE ENCYCLOPAEDIC DICTIONARY (1896)
Called also ACANTHOPTERI illl'J ACANTHOITERA : □□терок (jiteron) — a wing, a feather.] 1, In Cuvier's classification, ...
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