Ichthyomorphic
Ichthyomorphic Ich`thy*o*mor"phic, Ichthyomorphous Ich`thy*o*mor"phous, a. [See {Ichthyomorpha}.] Fish-shaped; as, the ichthyomorphic idols of ancient Assyria. [1913 Webster]

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  • ichthyomorphic — fish shaped …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • ichthyomorphic — shaped like a fish Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • ichthyomorphic — ich·thyo·mor·phic …   English syllables

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  • Ichthyomorphous — Ichthyomorphic Ich thy*o*mor phic, Ichthyomorphous Ich thy*o*mor phous, a. [See {Ichthyomorpha}.] Fish shaped; as, the ichthyomorphic idols of ancient Assyria. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shapes and Resemblance — This assortment of 370 adjectives all refer in some way to the form or shape of things. Some are more geometrically descriptive than others, while a number of terms refer to animal forms or shapes of obscure objects. Certain adjectives for shapes …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • ichthus —   n. amulet or talismanic carving in shape of fish.    ♦ ichthyic, a. pertaining to fishes.    ♦ ichthyism, n. fish poisoning.    ♦ ichthyofauna, n. fish life of region.    ♦ ichthyography   n. treatise on fishes.    ♦ ichthyoid, a. fish like.… …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ichthys —   n. amulet or talismanic carving in shape of fish.    ♦ ichthyic, a. pertaining to fishes.    ♦ ichthyism, n. fish poisoning.    ♦ ichthyofauna, n. fish life of region.    ♦ ichthyography   n. treatise on fishes.    ♦ ichthyoid, a. fish like.… …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ichthyomorphous — adjective see ichthyomorphic …   Useful english dictionary

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