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eelnoun [C]

uk   /iːl/ us   /iːl/
(Definition of eel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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eelnoun [C]

us   /il/
a long, thin fish, some types of which are eaten
(Definition of eel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eel”
in Korean 장어…
in Arabic سَمَك الأَنْكَليس…
in Malaysian belut…
in French anguille…
in Russian угорь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鰻, 鱔…
in Italian anguilla…
in Turkish yılan balığı…
in Polish węgorz…
in Spanish anguila…
in Vietnamese con lươn…
in Portuguese enguia…
in Thai ปลาไหล…
in German der Aal…
in Catalan anguila…
in Japanese ウナギ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鳗, 鳝…
in Indonesian belut…
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