adjective syng·na·thous \ˈsiŋnəthəs\

Definition of syngnathous

  1. 1 :  having the jaws drawn out into a tubular snout

  2. 2 :  of or relating to the Syngnathidae

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Origin and Etymology of syngnathous

in sense 1, from syn- + -gnathous; in sense 2, from New Latin Syngnathus + English -ous

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a brief usually trivial fact

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