malacopterygian

adjective
mal·a·cop·te·ryg·ian | \¦maləˌkäptə¦rij(ē)ən\

Definition of malacopterygian 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Malacopterygii

malacopterygian

noun
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plural -s

Definition of malacopterygian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a teleost fish of the division Malacopterygii

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History and Etymology for malacopterygian

Adjective

New Latin Malacopterygii + English -an, adjective suffix

Noun

New Latin Malacopterygii + English -an, noun suffix

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