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black-and-white northern Atlantic auk having a compressed sharp-edged bill Alca torda , razor-billed auk , razorbill
brown algae distinguished by compressed or inflated branchlets along the axis Ascophyllum , genus Ascophyllum
light wallboard made of compressed wood pulp beaver board
small bottom-dwelling fish of warm seas having a compressed body and a long snout with a toothless mouth bellows fish , snipefish
cylinder that contains brake fluid that is compressed by a piston brake cylinder , hydraulic brake cylinder , master cylinder
any of various usually edible freshwater percoid fishes having compressed bodies and shiny scales; especially (but not exclusively) of the genus Lepomis bream , freshwater bream
small marine fish with a short compressed body and feeble spines butterfish , stromateid , stromateid fish
mass of compressed matter cake
small carnivorous freshwater percoid fishes of North America usually having a laterally compressed body and metallic luster: crappies; black bass; bluegills; pumpkinseed centrarchid , sunfish
scrambling perennial Eurasian wild pea having yellowish flowers and compressed seed pods; cultivated for forage common vetchling , Lathyrus pratensis , meadow pea , yellow vetchling
compressed into a small space compact
elongate compressed somewhat eel-shaped fishes cusk-eel
restoring compressed information to its normal form for use or display decompression
tendency of a body to return to its original shape after it has been stretched or compressed elasticity , snap
two species of elongate compressed scaleless large-eyed fishes that live in sand or mud family Trichodontidae , Trichodontidae
fabric made of compressed matted animal fibers felt
wallboard composed of wood chips or shavings bonded together with resin and compressed into rigid sheets fiberboard , fibreboard , particle board
internal-combustion engine in which an explosive mixture is drawn into the cylinder on the first stroke and is compressed and ignited on the second stroke; work is done on the third stroke and the products of combustion are exhausted on the fourth stroke four-stroke engine , four-stroke internal-combustion engine
among the largest bony fish; pelagic fish having an oval compressed body with high dorsal and anal fins and caudal fin reduced to a rudder-like lobe; worldwide in warm waters headfish , mola , ocean sunfish , sunfish
fish with high compressed head and a body tapering off into a long tail holocephalan
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