Definition of ichthyic in English:

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ichthyic

Pronunciation: /ˈikTHēik/

adjective

archaic
Fishlike.
Example sentences
  • They already have no ichthyic fauna of their own, and they are relatively isolated, with no rivers to flow into or out of them, whence fish could escape.
  • The aim of this study was to assess the absorption of ichthyic origin after oral administration to 20 healthy male volunteers.
  • Netdish has developed an innovative telematic system for data management and transmission between fishing vessels and ichthyic markets.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from Greek ikhthuïkos 'fishy', from ikhthus 'fish'.

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Syllabification: ich·thy·ic

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