ichthyic

[ik-thee-ik]

Origin of ichthyic

First recorded in 1835–45, ichthyic is from the Greek word ichthyikós fishy. See ichthy(o)-, -ic
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ichthyic

adjective
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of fishes

Word Origin for ichthyic

C19: from Greek, from ikhthus fish
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