Pronunciation: (pûrl'ī"), [key]
—pl. -eyes, (esp. collectively) -eye.
any of several deep-sea fishes of the family Scopelarchidae, having large, hooked teeth on the tongue, telescopic eyes, and an iridescent patch on each eye tube.
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