isopedine

isopedin

[ahy-sop-i-din, ahy-suh-peed-n]
noun Ichthyology.
the underlying layer of a ganoid scale, composed of connective tissue embedded with bone.
Also, isopedine [ahy-sop-i-din, -deen, -dahyn] .


Origin:
iso- + -pedin < Greek pedīnós level

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