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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ganoidei, order Ganoidei(noun)

    a group of mostly extinct primitive bony fishes characterized by armor-like bony scales

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ganoidei

    one of the subclasses of fishes. They have an arterial cone and bulb, spiral intestinal valve, and the optic nerves united by a chiasma. Many of the species are covered with bony plates, or with ganoid scales; others have cycloid scales

  2. Origin: [NL. See Ganoid.]

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