tetraodont
Tetrodont Tet"ro*dont, a. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to the tetrodons. -- n. A tetrodon. [Written also {tetradont}, and {tetraodont}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • tetraodont — te·tra·odont …   English syllables

  • tetraodont — I. ˌdänt adjective Etymology: New Latin Tetraodontidae : of or relating to the Tetraodontidae II. noun ( s) : a fish of the family Tetraodontidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • tetradont — Tetrodont Tet ro*dont, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the tetrodons. n. A tetrodon. [Written also {tetradont}, and {tetraodont}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tetrodont — Tet ro*dont, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the tetrodons. n. A tetrodon. [Written also {tetradont}, and {tetraodont}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • — 魨 tún 鱼名, 河鲀, 河豚 [globefish; tetraodont]。 体圆, 头部扁, 至尾渐细, 背面苍黑, 有浓黑斑纹, 腹面白, 无鳞, 体大者长二尺许, 四五月间产卵, 此时卵巢及肝皆含剧毒, 栖近海 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • Tetraodontidae — noun puffers • Syn: ↑family Tetraodontidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Plectognathi, ↑order Plectognathi, ↑order Tetraodontiformes …   Useful english dictionary

  • gymnodont — ˈjimnəˌdänt adjective or noun Etymology: New Latin Gymnodontes : tetraodont …   Useful english dictionary

  • tetrodont — nt adjective or noun Etymology: New Latin Tetrodontidae : tetraodont …   Useful english dictionary

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