adjective cae·no·sty·lic

Definition of caenostylic

  1. :  having the first two branchial arches without gills but attached to the cranium and serving in taking food —used of sharks, chimaeras, and amphibians


noun, plural


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Origin and Etymology of caenostylic

1caen- + -stylic

First Known Use: 1904

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capable of being understood in two ways

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