Definition of pearleye in English:


Syllabification: pearl·eye
Pronunciation: /ˈpərlˌī


A long-bodied, active fish of open oceans, with tubular eyes that are directed upward and bear a glistening white spot that may be a light organ.
  • Family Scopelarchidae: several genera and species

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Pronunciation: kənˈspikyo͞oəs
standing out so as to be clearly visible