acanthopterygian acanthopterygian

Definition(s):

  • (n) a teleost fish with fins that are supported by sharp inflexible rays

Usage(s):

  • The zoologists say that Anabas Scandens, a species of acanthopterygian (having-spines-in-the-fins) fishes of the family Anabantidae, is popularly known as the climbing fish .
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