electric ray

noun

Definition of electric ray

: any of various round-bodied short-tailed rays (family Torpedinidae) of warm seas with a pair of electric organs

First Known Use of electric ray

1774, in the meaning defined above

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“Electric ray.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electric%20ray. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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electric ray

noun

Medical Definition of electric ray

: any of various round-bodied short-tailed rays (family Torpedinidae) of warm seas that have a pair of specialized tracts of tissue in which electricity is generated

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