noun, plural (especially collectively) hag·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) hag·fish·es.
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The "oral cirri" suggest somewhat the barbels of the nose and mouth of a hagfish.
If lifted out of the water, the slimy hagfish at once slips out and swims quickly away.
In gill-nets in Monterey Bay great mischief is done by hagfish (Polistotrema stouti).
In the California hagfish, Polistotrema stouti, great numbers of these eggs have been found in the stomachs of the males.