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  • n. The lamprey.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The lamprey.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The river-lamprey, Petromyzon or Ammocætes fluviatilis.
  • n. The butter-fish, Murænoides gunnellus: so called with reference to the presence of nine or more round black ocelli or eye-like spots along the dorsal fin.

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