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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. An extinct group of fishes, supposed to be ganoids. The body and head were covered with large bony plates. See Illust. under pterichthys, and coccosteus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An order of fishes, constituted for some remarkable Paleozoic forms of doubtful relationships.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. extinct group of bony-plated fishes with primitive jaws

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