lepidoganoid

Lepidoganoid

Lep`i*do*ga"noid\ (l[e^]p`[i^]*d[-o]*g[=a]"noid or -g[a^]n"oid), n. [Gr. lepi`s -i`dos, a scale + E. ganoid.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of a division (Lepidoganoidei) of ganoid fishes, including those that have scales forming a coat of mail. Also used adjectively.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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