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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Cryptacanthodes maculatus, a slim, eel-like fish related to the blenny.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Any one of several species of large, elongated, marine fishes of the genus Cryptacanthodes, especially Cryptacanthodes maculatus of the American coast. A whitish variety is called ghostfish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ichthyology:
  • n. Any fish of the family Cryptacanthodidæ (which see).
  • n. The electric ray, torpedo, or numb-fish. See cuts under Torpedinidæ and torpedo.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. eellike Atlantic bottom fish with large almost vertical mouth

Etymologies

wry +‎ mouth (Wiktionary)

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