noun Am·phip·no·us \amˈfipnəwəs\

Definition of Amphipnous

  1. :  a genus of teleost fishes (order Symbranchii) comprising the cuchia

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Origin and Etymology of amphipnous

New Latin, irregular from amphi- + Greek pnoē breath, from pnein to breathe

First Known Use: 1846

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a trip made at another's expense

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