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n. - Marine animals with a flattened elongated body and a disk on the head for attaching to moving objects.

Usage examples (35)
  • At the same moment the capsule began to sink again; it was hard to believe that this was a coincidence, and Bowman wondered if the suckerfish were the rulers of this...
  • The creatures he had called suckerfish were swimming in and out of these submarine apartments; most of them were moving under their own power, but a few were operating...
  • May i please request a post about how you would tackle flyout and 'suckerfish' menus?
  • I was a tapeworm, a suckerfish, some unheard-of species of parasite. for more
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