Nemichthys

noun
Nem·​ich·​thys | \ nə̇ˈmikthə̇s \

Definition of Nemichthys

: a genus (the type of the family Nemichthyidae) of fragile slender-bodied deep-sea eels

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History and Etymology for Nemichthys

New Latin, from nem- + -ichthys

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“Nemichthys.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nemichthys. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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