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sea horse

noun

Simple Definition of sea horse

  • : 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. 1 :  walrus

  2. 2 :  a mythical creature half horse and half fish

  3. 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

Illustration of sea horse

15th Century

First Known Use of sea horse

15th century


SEA HORSE Defined for Kids

sea horse

noun

Definition of sea horse

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





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