Definition of Gadiformes
1. Noun. Cods, haddocks, grenadiers; in some classifications considered equivalent to the order Anacanthini.
Generic synonyms: Animal Order
Group relationships: Malacopterygii, Superorder Malacopterygii
Member holonyms: Family Gadidae, Gadidae, Family Macrouridae, Family Macruridae, Macrouridae, Macruridae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gadiformes
Literary usage of Gadiformes
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1. Organic Evolution: A Text Book by Richard Swann Lull (1917)
"gadiformes, cod-like forms, are not old geologically, ranging from Oligocene and Miocene to recent. The deep-sea representatives have the mouth reduced in ..."