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Definition of the noun Macropoma
What does Macropoma mean as a name of something?
Macropoma is a genus of Latimeroidea, described by Agassiz in 1835.
- synonym: genus Macropoma
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Sarcopterygii
- order: Coelacanthiformes
- family: Latimeroidea
Phrases with Macropoma
- Macropoma Mantelli
- Genus Macropoma
- Bollmania Macropoma
- Bollmannia macropoma
- Diplectrum Macropoma
- Porotrichum Macropoma
- Paragillelus Macropoma
- Centropristis Macropoma
- Paragillellus Macropoma
- species Bollmannia macropoma
- species Diplectrum macropoma
- Species Paragillelus Macropoma
- Species Centropristis Macropoma
- Species Paragillellus Macropoma
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Designed for the Early Student, and Those who Have Not Made Great Progress in that Science by George Roberts
MacRoPoma,. for. the. mention of scales studded with hollow pipes, or tubes. A genus of fossil fishes of Agassiz. AvALANCHEs ; fall of snow from the higher to lower parts of mountains. Called, in the dialect of Switzerland, lavanges. Axilla (an arm-pit); the point whence two branches diverge. In old botanical language, called ala. Azote (a, a, not; own, zoe, ...
Oro - Plato
Macropoma ManteUi. (Chalk.) Fig. 56. Leptolepis tprattiformii (Oolite, Solenhofen ). Genus Maceopoma. — Fine specimens of homocercal ganoid fishes, with rounded scales, sculptured externally, as in fig. 57, have been discovered in the chalk formations of Kent and Sussex. They have been referred by Agassiz to the genus called Macropoma, significative of the large size of the gill-cover, and to the ccelacanthal family ; but traces of vertebral bodies are apparent in some specimens.
The royal dictionary-cyclopædia, for universal reference, compiled under the direction of T. Wright (1862)
by Thomas Wright
Macropoma, mack-ro-po' -ma, s. (Gr.) A genus of fossil fishes which occur in the Chalk formation. Macroptera, mack-rop ' -te-ra, s. (Gr.) A genus of birds of the hawk kind, which have the wines so long, ...
Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)
MACROPOMA, mak-ro-po'ma , s.
A New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)
by John Craig
MACROPOMA, mak-ro-po'ma, s. (makros, long, and poma, a lid or cover, Gr.) A genus of fossil tishes which occur in the Chalk formation. MACBOPTEBONOTBS, mak-rop-ter-o-no'tis, s. (makroi, long, jitcron, a wing, and ou> otes, the car, Gr.) A genus of fishes : Family, Silurida;. MACROPTEBTX, ma-krop'ter-iks, s. (makroi, long, and pteryx, a wing, Gr.) A genus of birds of the swallow kind : Family, Hirnnduudte. MACBOPTHALHOS, mak-rop-t&al'mos, s. (makroi, long, and ophthalmos, ...
A New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)
by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)
MacRopoma, mak-ro-po'ma, s. (makros, long and poma, a lid or cover, Gr.) A genus of fossil fishes which occur in the Chalk formation. MACROPTERoNoTEs, mak-rop-ter-o-no'tis, s. (makros, long, pteron, a wing, and ous otes, the ear, Gr.) A genus of fishes: Family, Siluridae. MACROPTERYX, ma-krop'ter-iks, s. (makros, long, and pteryx, a wing, Gr.) A genus of birds of the swallow kind: Family, Hirundinidae. MACROPTHALMos, mak-rop-thal'mos, s. (makros, long, and ophthalmos, the ...
A new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)
by John Craig (F.G.S.)
Macropoma, mak-ro-po'ma, n. (matron, long, and poma, a lid or cover, Gr. ) A genus of fossil fishes which occur in the Chalk formation. Macropteronoteh, mak- rop-ter-o-no'tis, a. (makros, long, pteron, a wing, and ous ofes, the ear, Gr.) A genus of fishes : Family, Siluridse. Macroptkryx, ma-krop'ter-iks, a. (makros, long, and pteryx, a wing, Gr.) A genus of birds of the swallow kind : Family, Hirundinidae. Mackopthalmor, niak-rop-M.il mos, s. (makros, long, and ophthalmos, the eye, Gr.) A ...
Exhibiting the Pronunciation, Etymology, and Explanation of Every Word Usually Employed in Science, Literature, and Art by John Boag
MAcRopoma, mā-krôp'o-mă, n. A genus of fossil fishes. MAcropus, mäk'rö-pas, [ Gr, makros, and pous, a foot.) m.
Including a Very Copious Selection of Scientific Terms for Use in Schools and Colleges and as a Book of General Reference by James Stormonth
macropoma, n. md-krdpio-md (Gr. makros, long or large, and mum, a cover or lid) , ...
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Scrabble value of M3A1C3R1O1P3O1M3A1
The value of this 9-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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