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chimaera

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chi·mae·ra \ kī-ˈmir-ə , kə- \

Definition of chimaera

  • chiefly British spelling of

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chimaera

noun

Definition of chimaera

:any of a family (Chimaeridae) of marine cartilaginous fishes with a tapering or threadlike tail and usually no anal fin

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Origin and Etymology of chimaera

New Latin, genus name, from Latin, chimera


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