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mail-cheeked

[meyl-cheekt] /ˈmeɪlˌtʃikt/
adjective
1.
(of certain fishes) having the cheeks crossed with a bony plate.
Origin of mail-cheeked
1825-1835
First recorded in 1825-35
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