sand-launce

sand lance

noun
any slender marine fish of the family Ammodytidae that burrows into the sand.
Also, sand launce.


Origin:
1770–80

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sand lance or sand launce
 
n
another name for the sand eel
 
sand launce or sand launce
 
n

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