American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Any of several small marine fishes of the genus Ammodytes, having a slender body with a forked tail fin and often burrowing in the sand of tidelands. Also called launce, sand eel.
- n. very small silvery eellike schooling fishes that burrow into sandy beaches
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