Taeniosomi

plural noun

Tae·​nio·​so·​mi
in some classifications
: a suborder of Allotriognathi containing the oarfishes and dealfishes

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from taen- + -somi (from Greek sōma body)

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“Taeniosomi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Taeniosomi. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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