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eel

noun [C] uk   us   /iːl/
a long, thin, snake-like fish, some types of which are eaten: jellied eels
Translations of “eel”
in Arabic سَمَك الأَنْكَليس…
in Korean 장어…
in Malaysian belut…
in French anguille…
in Turkish yılan balığı…
in Italian anguilla…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鰻, 鱔…
in Russian угорь…
in Polish węgorz…
in Vietnamese con lươn…
in Spanish anguila…
in Portuguese enguia…
in Thai ปลาไหล…
in German der Aal…
in Catalan anguila…
in Japanese ウナギ…
in Indonesian belut…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鳗, 鳝…
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