cutlips minnow

[ kuht-lips ]
/ ˈkʌtˌlɪps /

noun

a cyprinid fish, Exoglossum maxillingua, of northeastern U.S. coastal waters, having a three-lobed lower lip.

Nearby words

  1. cutler,
  2. cutler, manasseh,
  3. cutlery,
  4. cutlet,
  5. cutline,
  6. cutoff,
  7. cutout,
  8. cutover,
  9. cutpurse,
  10. cuts

Origin of cutlips minnow

so called from the shape of its lower lip

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