spiny-finned

spin·y-finned

(spī′nē-fĭnd′)
adj.
Having fins supported by sharp, spiny, inflexible rays. Used of a fish.

spiny-finned

adj
(Zoology) (of certain fishes) having fins that are supported by stiff bony spines. See also acanthopterygian Compare soft-finned

spin′y-finned`



adj.
(of a fish) having fins supported by bony spines, as percoid fishes.
[1880–85]
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Adj.1.spiny-finned - of or relating to fish with spiny fins