Petromyzont
Petromyzont Pet`ro*my"zont, n. [Petro + Gr. ? to suck in.] (Zo["o]l.) A lamprey. [1913 Webster]

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  • petromyzont — pet·ro·my·zont …   English syllables

  • petromyzont — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈmīˌzänt noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin Petromyzontidae : a cyclostome of the family Petromyzontidae : lamprey …   Useful english dictionary

  • petromyzontes — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷mīˈzän.ˌtēz Etymology: New Latin, plural of Petromyzont , Petromyzon synonym of hyperoartia …   Useful english dictionary

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