CHONDROGANOIDEA

Chon`dro*ga*noi"de*a, n. Etym: [NL., fr. Gr. ganoidei. See Ganoid.] (Zoöl.)

Definition: An order of ganoid fishes, including the sturgeons; -- so called on account of their cartilaginous skeleton.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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24 June 2021

GENERAL

(adjective) somewhat indefinite; “bearing a general resemblance to the original”; “a general description of the merchandise”


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Coffee Trivia

Coffee has initially been a food – chewed, not sipped. Early African tribes consume coffee by grinding the berries together, adding some animal fat, and rolling the treats into tiny edible energy balls.

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