Selachii
Selachii Se*la"chi*i, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ??? a fish having cartilages instead of bones.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of elasmobranchs including the sharks and rays; the Plagiostomi. Called also {Selacha}, {Selache}, and {Selachoidei}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • subclass Selachii — noun sharks; rays; dogfishes; skates • Syn: ↑Elasmobranchii, ↑subclass Elasmobranchii, ↑Selachii • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Chondrichthyes, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Selacha — Selachii Se*la chi*i, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ??? a fish having cartilages instead of bones.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of elasmobranchs including the sharks and rays; the Plagiostomi. Called also {Selacha}, {Selache}, and {Selachoidei}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Selache — Selachii Se*la chi*i, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ??? a fish having cartilages instead of bones.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of elasmobranchs including the sharks and rays; the Plagiostomi. Called also {Selacha}, {Selache}, and {Selachoidei}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Selachoidei — Selachii Se*la chi*i, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ??? a fish having cartilages instead of bones.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of elasmobranchs including the sharks and rays; the Plagiostomi. Called also {Selacha}, {Selache}, and {Selachoidei}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chondrichthian — /kon drik thee euhn/, n. any member of the class Chondrichthyes, comprising the cartilaginous fishes. [ < NL, equiv. to chondr CHONDR + Gk ichthýes (pl.) fish] * * * ▪ fish class Introduction class name  Chondrichthyes,  or  Selachii    any… …   Universalium

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