caenostylic

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

caenostyly

noun, plural

-es

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Origin and Etymology of caenostylic

1caen- + -stylic


First Known Use: 1904


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