Pronunciation: (tel'ē-ost", tē'lē-), [key]
belonging or pertaining to the Teleostei, a group of bony fishes including most living species.
Also called tel•e•o•stome Pronunciation: (tel'ē-u-stōm", tē'lē-). [key]a teleost fish. Also,tel"e•os'te•an.
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