from The Century Dictionary.
- An order of fishes, constituted for some remarkable Paleozoic forms of doubtful relationships.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun plural (Paleon.) An extinct group of fishes, supposed to be ganoids. The body and head were covered with large bony plates. See
Illust.under pterichthys, and coccosteus.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun extinct group of bony-plated fishes with primitive jaws
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