elops

Elops

E"lops\, n. [L. elops, helops, a kind of sea fish, Gr. ?.]

1. (Zo["o]l.) A genus of fishes. See Saury.

2. A mythical serpent. [Obs.] --Milton.
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elops

noun
type genus of the Elopidae: tenpounder 
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