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sea mouse

División en sílabas: sea mouse

Definición de sea mouse en inglés:

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A large marine bristle-worm with a stout, oval body that bears matted, furlike, iridescent chaetae.
  • Genus Aphrodite, class Polychaeta
Example sentences
  • Some polychaetes such as the sea mouse also bear a ventral muscular, creeping sole.
  • We have found another stray from the deep, a creature we had been curious to see for years - the ratfish, or sea mouse.
  • Various species of polychaete are known as lugworms, clam worms, bristleworms, and sea mice.

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