from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In ichthyology:
- noun Any fish of the family Cryptacanthodidæ (which see).
- noun The electric ray, torpedo, or numb-fish. See cuts under
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.) Any one of several species of large, elongated, marine fishes of the genus Cryptacanthodes, especially
Cryptacanthodes maculatusof the American coast. A whitish variety is called ghostfish.
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- noun Cryptacanthodes
maculatus, a slim, eel-like fishrelated to the blenny.
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- noun eellike Atlantic bottom fish with large almost vertical mouth
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wry + mouth
They also caught some wrymouth and sculpin off Frenchboro last Friday, he said.