Meaning of ganoid
Pronunciation: (gan'oid), [key]
- of or pertaining to the Ganoidei, a group of mostly extinct fishes characterized by hard, bony scales, the living species of which include the paddlefishes, sturgeons, and gars.
- (of the scale of a fish) having a smooth, shiny surface of ganoin or a similar substance.
- a ganoid fish.
- ganoid (Thesaurus)