Definition of physoclist in English:

physoclist

adjective

Ichthyology
  • = physoclistous.

noun

Ichthyology
  • A physoclistous fish.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Theodore Gill (1837–1914). From scientific Latin Physoclisti.

Pronunciation

physoclist

/ˈfʌɪsəklɪst/