sea dragon

noun

Definition of sea dragon

1 : dragonet
2 : sea moth
3 : any of several beautifully colored Australian fishes (family Syngnathidae) intermediate between the pipefishes and the sea horses and having many large leaflike appendages on the plates of the body that simulate the seaweed among which they live

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“Sea dragon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sea%20dragon. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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