Ichthyoidal
Ichthyoid Ich"thy*oid, Ichthyoidal Ich`thy*oid"al, a. [Gr. ?: 'ichqy`s, -y`os, a fish + e'i^dos form.] (Zo["o]l.) Somewhat like a fish; having some of the characteristics of fishes; -- said of some amphibians. [1913 Webster]

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  • ichthyoidal — adj. resembling a fish …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ichthyoidal — ich·thy·oi·dal …   English syllables

  • ichthyoidal — adjective see ichthyoid I …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ichthyoid — Ich thy*oid, Ichthyoidal Ich thy*oid al, a. [Gr. ?: ichqy s, y os, a fish + e i^dos form.] (Zo[ o]l.) Somewhat like a fish; having some of the characteristics of fishes; said of some amphibians. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ichthyoid — /ik thee oyd /, adj. 1. Also, ichthyoidal. fishlike. n. 2. any fishlike vertebrate. [1850 55; < Gk ichthyoeidés. See ICHTHY , OID] * * * …   Universalium

  • ichthyoid — /ˈɪkθiɔɪd/ (say iktheeoyd) adjective Also, ichthyoidal /ɪkθiˈɔɪdl/ (say ikthee oydl). 1. fish like. –noun 2. any fish like vertebrate. {Greek ichthyoeidēs fish like. See oid} …   Australian English dictionary

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