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...
- and bony fishes. For the further differences with rays, see sharks versus rays. Ostracoderm - armoured jawless fish. Prehistoric fish Bony fishes SeaWorld...
- (/ˌæktɪˌnɒptəˈrɪdʒiaɪ/), 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...
- extinct forms. Fish that have become recently extinct are not usually referred to as prehistoric fish. Jawless fishes Hagfish Lamprey Bony fishes Arowana and...
- 2017-04-02. "Fishes of Bangladesh - Angling in Bangladesh". Angling in Bangladesh. Retrieved 2017-04-02. Freshwater and Estuarine Fishes of Bangladesh...
- from strong and rigid armour plates in fishes such as shrimpfishes and boxfishes, to microscopic or absent in fishes such as eels and anglerfishes. The morphology...
- with cartilaginous fishes which have skeletons made of cartilage. Bony fishes are divided into ray-finned and lobe-finned fish. Most fish are ray-finned,...
- Gr**** χονδρ- chondr- 'cartilage', ἰχθύς ichthys 'fish') is a cl**** that contains the cartilaginous fishes: they are jawed vertebrates with paired fins, paired...
- xerampelina. Male cartilaginous fishes (sharks and rays), as well as the males of some live-bearing ray finned fishes, have fins that have been modified...
- 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)...
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