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  1. Xenopterygii

    a suborder of fishes including Gobiesox and allied genera. These fishes have soft-rayed fins, and a ventral sucker supported in front by the pectoral fins. They are destitute of scales

  2. Origin: [NL., from Gr. xe`nos strange + , dim. of a wing.]

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