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moray eel

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noun mo·ray eel \mə-ˈrā-, ˈmȯr-(ˌ)ā-\

Definition of moray eel

  1. :  any of numerous often brightly colored eels (family Muraenidae) that have sharp teeth capable of inflicting a severe bite, that occur in warm seas, and that include a chiefly Mediterranean eel (Muraena helena) sometimes used for food —called also moray




MORAY EEL Defined for Kids

moray eel

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noun mo·ray eel \mə-ˈrā-, ˈmȯr-ā-\

Definition of moray eel for Students

  1. :  an often brightly colored eel of warm seas with sharp teeth




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