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  • n. Any of various brightly colored marine eels of the family Muraenidae, of warm coastal waters.

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

  • n. family of brightly colored voracious eels of warm coastal waters; generally nonaggressive to humans but larger species are dangerous if provoked


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