Definition of garden eel in English:

garden eel

Syllabification: gar·den eel

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

An eel of warm seas that lives in a community or “garden.” Each individual occupies a burrow from which its head and foreparts protrude, enabling it to catch passing food.
  • Several genera and species, family Congridae

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