plural noun
Ev·​en·​tog·​na·​thi | \ ˌeˌvenˈtägnəˌthī \

Definition of Eventognathi

in some classifications
: an order or other group of soft-finned freshwater fishes comprising the carps, suckers, and loaches

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Other Words from Eventognathi

eventognathous \ ¦⸗ˌ⸗¦⸗nəthəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Eventognathi

New Latin, irregular from eu- + ent- + -gnathi

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“Eventognathi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eventognathi. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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