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Diodon

Di´o`don
n.1.(Zool.) A genus of spinose, plectognath fishes, having the teeth of each jaw united into a single beaklike plate. They are able to inflate the body by taking in air or water, and, hence, are called globefishes, swellfishes, etc. Called also porcupine fishes, and sea hedgehogs.
2.(Zool.) A genus of whales.
Noun1.Diodon - type genus of the Diodontidae
Synonyms: genus Diodon
balloonfish, Diodon holocanthus, Diodon hystrix, Diodontidae, family Diodontidae, fish genus, genus Diodon, porcupine fish, porcupinefish
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Dinornis giganteus
Dinornithidae
Dinornithiformes
Dinosaur
dinosaur pen
Dinosauria
dinosaurs mating
Dinothere
Dinoxide
Dinsome
Dint
Dinumeration
Diocesan
Diocese
Diocesener
diode
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Diodon holocanthus
Diodon hystrix
Diodont
Diodontidae
Diodora apertura
Dioecia
Dioecian
dioecious
Dioeciously
Dioeciously hermaphrodite
Dioeciousness
Dioecism
dioestrous
dioestrual
Diogenes
Diogenes' crab
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