sea mouse

noun

Definition of sea mouse

: any of various large broad marine polychaete worms (especially genus Aphrodite) covered with hairlike setae

Examples of sea mouse in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The sea mouse who helps whales find their way by parting the brows above their eyes. Tishani Doshi, The New York Review of Books, 25 Mar. 2021 The sea mouse who helps whales find their way by parting the brows above their eyes. Tishani Doshi, The New York Review of Books, 25 Mar. 2021 The sea mouse who helps whales find their way by parting the brows above their eyes. Tishani Doshi, The New York Review of Books, 25 Mar. 2021 The sea mouse who helps whales find their way by parting the brows above their eyes. Tishani Doshi, The New York Review of Books, 25 Mar. 2021 The sea mouse who helps whales find their way by parting the brows above their eyes. Tishani Doshi, The New York Review of Books, 25 Mar. 2021 The sea mouse who helps whales find their way by parting the brows above their eyes. Tishani Doshi, The New York Review of Books, 25 Mar. 2021 The sea mouse who helps whales find their way by parting the brows above their eyes. Tishani Doshi, The New York Review of Books, 25 Mar. 2021 The sea mouse who helps whales find their way by parting the brows above their eyes. Tishani Doshi, The New York Review of Books, 25 Mar. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of sea mouse

circa 1520, in the meaning defined above

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“Sea mouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sea%20mouse. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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