noun no·ta·canth \ˈnōtəˌkan(t)th\

Definition of notacanth



  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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a brief usually trivial fact

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