Definitions for elasmobranchii

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Elasmobranchii, subclass Elasmobranchii, Selachii, subclass Selachii(noun)

    sharks; rays; dogfishes; skates

Webster Dictionary

  1. Elasmobranchii

    a subclass of fishes, comprising the sharks, the rays, and the Chimaera. The skeleton is mainly cartilaginous

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. a metal plate + L. branchia a gill.]

Freebase

  1. Elasmobranchii

    Elasmobranchii is a subclass of Chondrichthyes or cartilaginous fish, that includes the sharks and the rays and skates.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Elasmobranchii

    A subclass of cartilaginous fish comprising the SHARKS; rays; skates (SKATES (FISH);), and sawfish. Elasmobranchs are typically predaceous, relying more on smell (the olfactory capsules are relatively large) than sight (the eyes are relatively small) for obtaining their food.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elasmobranchii in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elasmobranchii in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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