adjective see eel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • eel — noun Etymology: Middle English ele, from Old English ǣl; akin to Old High German āl eel Date: before 12th century 1. a. any of numerous voracious elongate snakelike bony fishes (order Anguilliformes) that have a smooth slimy skin, lack pelvic… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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