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sea horse

noun

: a small fish that has a head that looks like a horse's head and that swims with its head above its body and tail

Full Definition of SEA HORSE

1
:  walrus
2
:  a mythical creature half horse and half fish
3
:  any of a genus (Hippocampus of the family Syngnathidae) of small bony fishes that have the head angled downward toward the body which is carried vertically and are equipped with a prehensile tail

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First Known Use of SEA HORSE

15th century
SEA HORSE Defined for Kids

sea horse

noun

Definition of SEA HORSE for Kids

:  a small fish with a head which looks like the head of a horse

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