Gyracanthus

noun
Gyr·acan·thus | \¦jir, ¦jīr +\

Definition of Gyracanthus 

: a genus of acanthodian fishes of the Carboniferous known solely from large round sculptured spines

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New Latin, from gyr- + -acanthus

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