Pronunciation: (ēl'blen"ē), [key]
—pl. (esp. collectively) -ny, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) -nies.
any of several eellike fishes of the genus Lumpenus, of the prickleback family, found in subarctic coastal waters.
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