plural noun Syn·odon·ti·dae \ˌsinəˈdäntəˌdē\

Definition of Synodontidae

  1. :  a family of fishes (order Iniomi) comprising the lizard fishes

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Origin and Etymology of synodontidae

New Latin, from Synodont-, Synodus, type genus (from syn- + -odont-, -odus) + -idae

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