nematognathi

Nematognathi

Nem`a*tog"na*thi\, n. pl. [NL. See nemato-, and Gnathic.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of fishes having barbels on the jaws. It includes the catfishes, or siluroids. See Siluroid.
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