Pronunciation: (rī'mouth"), [key]
—pl. (esp. collectively) -mouth, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) -mouthsPronunciation: (-mou&thslash;z"). [key]
1. any blennioid fish of the family Stichaeidae, having a large, upturned mouth, esp. Cryptacanthodes maculatus, a bottom fish of the Atlantic Ocean.
2. any of several related fishes. Also called ghostfish.
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