noun, plural (especially collectively) snailfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) snailfishes.
any of several elongate, smooth-skinned fishes of the family Liparididae, inhabiting cold seas, having the ventral fins modified to form a sucking disk.
noun (pl) -fish, -fishes
another name for sea snail
noun 1. a tropical vine, Vigna caracalla, of the legume family, having fragrant, yellowish or purplish flowers, a segment of which is shaped like a snail’s shell.
noun 1. a bird of prey, Rostrhamus sociabilis, that travels in flocks in the American tropics and feeds on snails.
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adjective 1. slow of pace or motion, like a snail; sluggish.