from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Same as
- noun Any eel caught in salt water; specifically, a conger-eel.
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Yes, they say there are two kinds of fish there, the sea-eel and the smelt, and before you start to eat them, the saliva flows in your mouth.
A god of one of the small islands, and seen in the sea-eel, or
If the sea-eel happened to be driven on to the shore in a gale or by any tidal wave it portended evil, and created a commotion all over the place.
Alas! the favorite sea-eel of Crassus is dead, and it is uncertain whether Crassus can survive it!