notacanth

noun no·ta·canth \ˈnōtəˌkan(t)th\

Definition of notacanth

plural

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  1. :  a fish of the family Notacanthidae

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Origin and Etymology of notacanth

New Latin Notacanthus, type genus of Notacanthidae, from 1not- + Greek akantha thorn, spine — more at acantho-


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