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CONGER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does conger mean? 

CONGER (noun)
  The noun CONGER has 1 sense:

1. large dark-colored scaleless marine eel found in temperate and tropical coastal waters; some used for food

  Familiarity information: CONGER used as a noun is very rare.


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CONGER (noun)


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Meaning:

Large dark-colored scaleless marine eel found in temperate and tropical coastal waters; some used for food

Classified under:

Nouns denoting animals

Synonyms:

conger; conger eel

Hypernyms ("conger" is a kind of...):

eel (voracious snakelike marine or freshwater fishes with smooth slimy usually scaleless skin and having a continuous vertical fin but no ventral fins)

Holonyms ("conger" is a member of...):

Congridae; family Congridae (marine eels)


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