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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Chiefly tropical marine fishes with fleshy lips and powerful teeth.

Usage examples (34)
  • The wrasse brought from dangerous Syrtis is much more esteemed
  • This picture is actually a moray eel having its teeth cleaned by a cleaner wrasse.
  • But he stopped short at the aquarium where a Hawaiian cleaner wrasse stared sadly out.
  • Is an oxpecker a parasite or a helpful scavenger - your basic feathered cleaner wrasse? for more
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