How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"ichthyo" is from "ikhthus" (fish) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "fish" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Sharks are one of the many research interests of the Ichthyology Division.|
|The aim of this study was to assess the absorption of ichthyic origin after oral administration to 20 healthy male volunteers.|