conger eel

noun
con·ger eel | \ˈkäŋ-gər- \

Definition of conger eel 

: a large strictly marine scaleless eel (Conger oceanicus) of the Atlantic broadly : any of various related eels (family Congridae)

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First Known Use of conger eel

1602, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for conger eel

Middle English congre, from Anglo-French, from Latin congr-, conger, probably from Greek gongros

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