Polyodon

noun
Poly·​odon | \ ˈpälēəˌdän \

Definition of Polyodon

: a genus (the type of the family Polyodontidae) of fishes containing the paddlefish

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Other Words from Polyodon

polyodont \ -​nt \ or polyodontoid \ ¦⸗⸗⸗¦dän‧ˌtȯid \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Polyodon

New Latin, from poly- + -odon

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“Polyodon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Polyodon. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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