Interhemal
Interhemal In`ter*he"mal, Interhaemal In`ter*h[ae]"mal, a. (Anat.) Between the hemal arches or hemal spines. -- n. An interhemal spine or cartilage. [1913 Webster]

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  • interhemal — interhaemal …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • interhemal — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • interhemal — in·ter·hemal …   English syllables

  • interhemal — I. |intə(r)+ adjective Etymology: inter + hemal : lying between the hemal arches or hemal spines II. noun ( s) : one of the slender elongated bones extending into the flesh of fishes between the hemal spines * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • Interhaemal — Interhemal In ter*he mal, Interhaemal In ter*h[ae] mal, a. (Anat.) Between the hemal arches or hemal spines. n. An interhemal spine or cartilage. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interhaemal — an undesirable term for the anal fin ray supports. See radials or pterygiophores. Also spelled interhemal …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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