Acanthodes

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Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀκανθώδης (akanthṓdēs, spiny, thorny), from ἄκανθα (ákantha) + -ώδης (-ṓdēs, resembling).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæ.kənˈθoʊ.di.ə/

Proper noun[edit]

Acanthodes ?

  1. A taxonomic genus within the order Acanthodiformes — an extinct spiny shark from the Permian.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Philip Babcock Gove (editor), Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (G. & C. Merriam Co., 1976 [1909], ISBN 0-87779-101-5)