Medical Dictionary

Chondrichthyes

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noun plural Chon·drich·thy·es \kän-ˈdrik-thē-ˌēz\

Medical Definition of Chondrichthyes

  1. :  a class comprising cartilaginous fishes with well-developed jaws and including the sharks, skates, rays, chimeras, and extinct related forms—compare cyclostomata


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