Definitions for placoidˈplæk ɔɪd
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word placoid
as the hard flattened scales of e.g. sharks
Any fish having placoid scales, such as the sharks.
platelike; having irregular, platelike, bony scales, often bearing spines; pertaining to the placoids.
platelike; having irregular, platelike, bony scales, often bearing spines; pertaining to the placoids
any fish having placoid scales, as the sharks
one of the Placoides
Origin: [Gr. pla`x, plako`s, a tablet + -oid.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
plak′oid, adj. plate-like.—Placoid fishes, an order of fishes having placoid scales, irregular plates of hard bone, not imbricated, but placed near together in the skin. [Gr. plax, plakos, anything flat and broad, eidos, form.]
The numerical value of placoid in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of placoid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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