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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elasmobranch, selachiannoun

    any of numerous fishes of the class Chondrichthyes characterized by a cartilaginous skeleton and placoid scales: sharks; rays; skates


  1. selachianadjective

    Pertaining to the genus Selache, comparising various sharks; shark-like.

  2. Etymology: From scientific Selache, from the plural of σέλαχος.


  1. selachian

    A selachian is a type of fish that belongs to the class Selachii, which includes sharks, rays, and skates. They are characterized by their cartilaginous skeletons and gill slits that open separately onto the surface of the body.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Selachiannoun

    one of the Selachii. See Illustration in Appendix

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of selachian in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of selachian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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