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ˈrɛm ər əremo·ra

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  1. remoranoun

    Synonyms:
    suckerfish

  2. remoranoun

    Any of various elongate brown fish from the family Echeneidae whose dorsal fin is in the form of a suction disc that can take a firm hold against the skin of larger marine animals.

    Synonyms:
    suckerfish

Princeton's WordNet

  1. remora, suckerfish, sucking fishnoun

    marine fishes with a flattened elongated body and a sucking disk on the head for attaching to large fish or moving objects

    Synonyms:
    sucking fish, suckerfish

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  1. April Jones:

    We don’t know how far along these babies were.We were told she jumped because a remora, or suckerfish, was likely stuck to her. And by flying out of the water — if it had landed in the water — the sucker fish would’ve fallen off.

  2. Alex Greninger:

    A remora is not like the best analogy, but it's sort of like that. It's got to have a host virus.


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