from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A large marine lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) common in the Great Lakes and parasitic to freshwater fish.
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- n. A parasitic lamprey found in Europe and North America, Petromyzon marinus.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The common lamprey.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. large anadromous lamprey sometimes used as food; destructive of native fish fauna in the Great Lakes
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