Heterosomi
Heterosomati Het`e*ro*so"ma*ti, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? other + ?, ?, body.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of fishes, comprising the flounders, halibut, sole, etc., having the body and head asymmetrical, with both eyes on one side. Called also {Heterosomata}, {Heterosomi}.

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Heterosomata — Heterosomati Het e*ro*so ma*ti, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? other + ?, ?, body.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of fishes, comprising the flounders, halibut, sole, etc., having the body and head asymmetrical, with both eyes on one side. Called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Heterosomati — Het e*ro*so ma*ti, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? other + ?, ?, body.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of fishes, comprising the flounders, halibut, sole, etc., having the body and head asymmetrical, with both eyes on one side. Called also {Heterosomata},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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