ichthyodorulite

noun

ich·​thyo·​dor·​u·​lite
variants or less commonly ichthyodorylite
-rəˌ-
plural -s
: a fossil fin spine, dermal spine, or tubercle of a fish or ichthyoid vertebrate

Word History

Etymology

ichthy- + dory- or doru- (alteration of dory-) + -lite

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“Ichthyodorulite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ichthyodorulite. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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