lamprey eel

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Synonyms for lamprey eel

primitive eellike freshwater or anadromous cyclostome having round sucking mouth with a rasping tongue

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It may be that some potential assassin might try to palm off lamprey eel, God save us, a Bordeaux specialty.
The lamprey eel will not stop sucking the lifeblood of the rest of us, this "treatise" implies, until it has devoured the entire world.
But Tom broke out in a sweat when a 10lb 13oz zed fell for his legered chunk of lamprey eel.
I know that lamprey eel, or lamproie, is a specialty, and one that's hard to avoid during the season.
Thousands of visitors have delighted in watching migrating shad, herring, striped bass, lamprey eels, and Atlantic salmon pass through the glassed-in passageways on their migration upstream.
She'd also have to deal with vicious lamprey eels that liked to bite at arms and legs.