Definition of Fishes. Meaning of Fishes. Synonyms of Fishes

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Definition of Fishes

Fishes
Finch Finch, n.; pl. Fishes. [AS. finc; akin to D. vink, OHG. fincho, G. fink; cf. W. pinc a finch; also E. spink.] (Zo["o]l.) A small singing bird of many genera and species, belonging to the family Fringillid[ae]. Note: The word is often used in composition, as in chaffinch, goldfinch, grassfinch, pinefinch, etc. Bramble finch. See Brambling. Canary finch, the canary bird. Copper finch. See Chaffinch. Diamond finch. See under Diamond. Finch falcon (Zo["o]l.), one of several very small East Indian falcons of the genus Hierax. To pull a finch, to swindle an ignorant or unsuspecting person. [Obs.] ``Privily a finch eke could he pull.' --Chaucer.

Meaning of Fishes from wikipedia

- (bony fish) Subcl**** Actinopterygii (ray finned fishes) Subcl**** Sarcopterygii (fleshy finned fishes, ancestors of tetrapods) The above scheme is the...
- ([aktɪnɔptɛˈrɪɡɪɪ]), or the ray-finned fishes, constitute a cl**** or subcl**** of the bony fishes. The ray-finned fishes are so called because their fins are...
- and bony fishes. For the further differences with rays, see sharks versus rays. Ostracoderm - armoured jawless fish. Prehistoric fish Bony fishes SeaWorld...
- bony fish, demonstrating that the absence of a bony skeleton in Chondrichthyes is a derived trait. The fossil findings of primitive bony fishes such as...
- became common in the Devonian, often known as the "Age of Fishes". The two groups of bony fishes, the actinopterygii and sarcopterygii, evolved and became...
- Gr**** χονδρ- chondr- 'cartilage', ἰχθύς ichthys 'fish') is a cl**** that contains the cartilaginous fishes: they are jawed vertebrates with paired fins, paired...
- 2017-04-02. "Fishes of Bangladesh - Angling in Bangladesh". Angling in Bangladesh. Retrieved 2017-04-02. Freshwater and Estuarine Fishes of Bangladesh...
- name derives from the animal's silvery light grey colour, combined with the fish-like appearance of its movements. However, the scientific name (L. saccharina)...
- Italian-American celebration of Christmas Eve with dishes of fish and other seafood. The Feast of the Seven Fishes is part of the Italian-American Christmas Eve celebration...
- lanternfish is, by far, the most common deep-sea fish. Other deep sea fishes include the flashlight fish, cookiecutter shark, bristlemouths, anglerfish...
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