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ichthyoid

[ ik-thee-oid ]

adjective

  1. Also ichthy·oidal. fishlike.


noun

  1. any fishlike vertebrate.

ichthyoid

/ ˈɪkθɪˌɔɪd /

adjective

  1. resembling a fish


noun

  1. a fishlike vertebrate

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Word History and Origins

Origin of ichthyoid1

From the Greek word ichthyoeidḗs, dating back to 1850–55; ichthy-, -oid

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