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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A chimaera (Hydrolagus colliei) of eastern Pacific waters, having a large head, a long narrow tail, and triangular pectoral fins.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A selachian fish, the Chimæra colliæi.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) Same as rat-tail.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A Pacific fish, Hydrolagus collei, that has a long rat-like tail
  • noun A chimaera

Etymologies

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rat +‎ fish

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