Anacanths
Anacanthini An`a*can"thi*ni, Anacanths An"a*canths, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. 'an priv. + ? thorny, fr. ? thorn.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of teleostean fishes destitute of spiny fin-rays, as the cod. [1913 Webster]

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  • Anacanthini — An a*can thi*ni, Anacanths An a*canths, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. an priv. + ? thorny, fr. ? thorn.] (Zo[ o]l.) A group of teleostean fishes destitute of spiny fin rays, as the cod. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • an|a|can|thin — «AN uh KAN thihn», adjective. of or having to do with an anacanth or anacanths …   Useful english dictionary

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