from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various primitive, eel-shaped marine fishes of the family Myxinidae, having a jawless sucking mouth equipped with rasping teeth with which they bore into and feed on other fishes.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. any of several primitive eellike creatures, of the family Myxinidae, having a sucking mouth with rasping teeth; considered edible in Japan, their skin is used to make a form of leather
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See hag, 4.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as hag, 3.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. eellike cyclostome having a tongue with horny teeth in a round mouth surrounded by eight tentacles; feeds on dead or trapped fishes by boring into their bodies
hag1 + fish.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)