ichthyoid


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ich·thy·oid

 (ĭk′thē-oid′)
n.
A fish or fishlike vertebrate.
adj. also ich·thy·oi·dal (ĭk′thē-oid′l)
Characteristic of or resembling a fish.
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ichthyoid

(ˈɪkθɪˌɔɪd)
adj
(Animals) resembling a fish
n
(Animals) a fishlike vertebrate
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