Sea Lamprey Definition

noun
A parasitic lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) of the N Atlantic that ascends streams to spawn: now landlocked in the Great Lakes, where it is highly destructive to lake trout.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
  • Petromyzon marinus
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Other Word Forms of Sea Lamprey

Noun

Singular:
sea lamprey
Plural:
sea-lampreys

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