Definition of sea-moth in English:

sea-moth

Line breaks: sea-moth

noun

A small fish with bony plates covering the body and large pectoral fins which spread out horizontally like wings. It lives in the warmer waters of the Indo-Pacific.
  • Family Pegasidae: several genera and species, including the widely distributed Eurypegasus draconis
More example sentences
  • What I failed to spot were pegasus sea-moths or any mimic octopuses, but they were there.

Definition of sea-moth in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day iconoclasm
Pronunciation: ʌɪˈkɒnəklaz(ə)m
noun
attacking or rejecting cherished beliefs or established values...