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Any of various fishes of the group Teleostei, having a protrusible upper jaw and including most of the ray-finned fishes.
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teleostany bony fish of the subclass Teleostei, containing all the present-day bony fishes, except lungfish, sturgeon and garpike.They are characterized by the presence of an AIR BLADDER.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005