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Definition 1: eel-shaped vertebrate without jaws or paired appendages including the cyclostomes and some extinct forms - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for jawless fish in the sense of this definition

(jawless fish is a kind of ...) animal living wholly or chiefly in or on water

(... is a kind of jawless fish ) primitive eellike freshwater or anadromous cyclostome having round sucking mouth with a rasping tongue

(... is a kind of jawless fish ) primitive aquatic vertebrate

(... is a kind of jawless fish ) small (2 inches long) extinct eellike fish with a finned tail and a notochord and having cone-shaped teeth containing cellular bone; late Cambrian to late Triassic; possible predecessor of the cyclostomes

(... is a kind of jawless fish ) extinct small freshwater jawless fish usually having a heterocercal tail and an armored head; of the Silurian and Devonian

(... is a kind of jawless fish ) extinct jawless fish of the Devonian with armored head

(... is a kind of jawless fish ) extinct jawless fish with the anterior part of the body covered with bony plates; of the Silurian and Devonian

(... is a kind of jawless fish ) extinct fish-like jawless vertebrate having a heavily armored body; of the Paleozoic

(... is a kind of jawless fish ) eellike cyclostome having a tongue with horny teeth in a round mouth surrounded by eight tentacles; feeds on dead or trapped fishes by boring into their bodies

(... is a member of jawless fish) superclass of eel-shaped chordates lacking jaws and pelvic fins: lampreys; hagfishes; some extinct forms

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