from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The condition of having the palatoquadrate fused with the cartilaginous cranium, the second visceral arch broken up and not acting as a suspensorium, and the hyomandibular small and united with the cranium. In this restricted sense autostyly occurs in the Dipnoi and Amphibia.
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