Teleocephali

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Teleocephali (Zoöl) An extensive order of bony fishes including most of the common market species, as bass, salmon, cod, perch, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • teleocephali An order of teleost fishes, including those whose cranium has the full complement of bones.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. te`leos complete + kefalh` head