Halecostomi

plural noun

Hal·​e·​cos·​to·​mi
ˌhaləˈkästəˌmī
: an order of extinct ganoid fishes resembling herrings

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Halec + New Latin -o- + -stomi

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“Halecostomi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Halecostomi. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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