dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information


2 definitions found
 for Cestraciont
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cestraciont \Ces*tra"ci*ont\, n. [Gr. ? a kind of fish.] (Zool.)
     A shark of the genus Cestracion, and of related genera. The
     posterior teeth form a pavement of bony plates for crushing
     shellfish. Most of the species are extinct. The Port Jackson
     shark and a similar one found in California are living
     examples.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cestraciont \Ces*tra"ci*ont\, a. (Zool.)
     Pertaining to, or characteristic of, the genus Cestracion.
     [1913 Webster]

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org