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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A lamprey.
  • n. The mutton-fish or eel-pout, Zoarces anguillaris, a fish of the family Lycodid√¶, inhabiting the Atlantic coast of North America from Labrador to Delaware, and representing a section of the genus Zoarces in which the fin-rays and vertebr√¶ are increased in number.


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