Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One of a group of plectognath fishes (Gymnodontes), having the teeth and jaws consolidated into one or two bony plates on each jaw.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a group of plectognath fishes (Gymnodontes), having the teeth and jaws consolidated into one or two bony plates, on each jaw, as the diodonts and tetradonts. See bur fish, globefish, diodon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having naked teeth; specifically, pertaining to or having the characters of the Gymnodontidæ.
  • n. A gymnodont fish; one of the Gymnodontidæ.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek naked + tooth. (Wiktionary)

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