heterocerc


heterocerc
HETEROCÉRC, -Ă adj. (Despre înotătoarea codală a unor peşti; op. h o m o c e r c) Cu lobi inegali, cel dorsal mai mare decât cel ventral. [< fr. hétérocerque, cf. gr. heteros – diferit, kerkos – coadă].
Trimis de LauraGellner, 20.04.2005. Sursa: DN

HETEROCÉRC, -Ă adj. (despre înotătoarea codală a unor peşti) cu lobi inegali, cel dorsal mai mare. (< fr. hétérocerque)
Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN

Dicționar Român. 2013.

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  • heterocerc — noun Any fish having a tail with unequal lobes …   Wiktionary

  • heterocerc — het·ero·cerc …   English syllables

  • heterocerc — I. ˈhed.ərōˌsərk noun ( s) Etymology: heter + cerc (from Greek kerkos tail) : a heterocercal fish II. adjective : heterocercal …   Useful english dictionary

  • heterocercal — adjective Of a fishs tail, such that the vertebral column bends and extends upwards into the upper lobe of the tail, making it larger than the lower lobe; as in sharks, rays, and skates. Ant: homocercal See Also: heterocerc …   Wiktionary

  • ετερόκερκο — το το ουραίο πτερύγιο ορισμένων ψαριών με δύο άνισους λοβούς. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. heterocerc < hetero (πρβλ. ετερο *) + cerc (πρβλ. κέρκος «ουρά»)] …   Dictionary of Greek


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