Definition of Heteracanth

1. a. Having the spines of the dorsal fin unsymmetrical, or thickened alternately on the right and left sides.



Definition of Heteracanth

1. Adjective. (zoology) Having the spines of the dorsal fin asymmetrical, or thickened alternately on the right and left sides. ¹

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Medical Definition of Heteracanth

1. Having the spines of the dorsal fin unsymmetrical, or thickened alternately on the right and left sides. Origin: Hetero- + Gr. A spine. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Heteracanth

hetairas
hetairia
hetairias
hetairism
hetairisms
hetarene
hetarenes
hetaryne
hetarynes
hetas
hetastarch
hetchel
hetchels
hete
heter-
heteracanth (current term)
heteradelphus
heterakid
heteralius
heteranthrene
heteranthrenes
heterarchical
heterarchies
heterarchy
heterauxesis
heteraxial
hetercephalous
heterecious
heterecism
heteresthesia

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