chimaeroid

adjective
chi·​mae·​roid | \ -mirˌȯid, -mēˌrȯid \

Definition of chimaeroid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or like a chimaera

chimaeroid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of chimaeroid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a fish of the subclass Holocephali

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History and Etymology for chimaeroid

Adjective

New Latin chimaera + English -oid

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“Chimaeroid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chimaeroid. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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