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  • n. Any member of the Anguillidae.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A fish of the family Anguillidæ, as an eel.


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  • In fact, the population of the Japanese eels, along with the population of anguillid eels (fresh water eels) worldwide, have declined drastically in recent years (via Wikipedia).

    OpEdNews - Diary: Dancing With Glass Eels


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