Definition of Teleost

1. Noun. A bony fish of the subclass Teleostei.




Definition of Teleost

1. n. One of the Teleosti. Also used adjectively.

Definition of Teleost

1. Adjective. of, or relating to the Teleostei - fish with bony skeletons ¹

2. Noun. such a fish ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Teleost

1. a bony fish [n -S]

Medical Definition of Teleost

1. One of the Teleosti. Also used adjectively. Origin: Gr. Complete + bone. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Teleost

teleoperation
teleoperations
teleoperator
teleoperators
teleophore
teleophthalmology
teleopsia
teleorganic
teleosaur
teleosaurid
teleosaurids
teleosaurs
teleosaurus
teleosemantic
teleosemantics
teleost (current term)
teleost fish
teleost melanophore
teleostan
teleostean
teleosteans
teleostei
teleostomi
teleosts
teleozoic
teleozoon
telepaper
telepapers
teleparallel
teleparallelism

Literary usage of Teleost

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1. A Text-book of the Principles of Animal Histology by Ulric Dahlgren, William Allison Kepner (1908)
"THE ELECTROPLAX IN teleost FISHES FIG. 108. — AC. Three steps in the histogenesis of an electroplax of ..."

2. The Fitness of the Environment: An Inquiry Into the Biological Significance by Lawrence Joseph Henderson (1913)
"... Octopus macropus 2.24 Selachian, Torpedo marmorata 2.26 Selachian, Mustelus vulgaris 2.86 Selachian, Trygon violacea 2.44 teleost, ..."

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