Homocercy
Homocercy Ho"mo*cer`cy, n. (Zo["o]l.) The possession of a homocercal tail. [1913 Webster]

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  • homocercal — homocercy /hoh meuh serr see, hom euh /, homocercality /hoh meuh seuhr kal i tee, hom euh /, n. /hoh meuh serr keuhl, hom euh /, adj. Ichthyol. having an equally divided tail, characteristic of adult modern bony fishes. Cf. diphycercal,… …   Universalium

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