Placoid

Definition of Placoid

Plac´oid
a.1.(Zool.) Platelike; having irregular, platelike, bony scales, often bearing spines; pertaining to the placoids.
n.1.(Zool.) Any fish having placoid scales, as the sharks.

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planar, platelike, two-dimensional
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Placentiferous
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placoidian
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