bottom-dweller


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Noun1.bottom-dweller - a fish that lives and feeds on the bottom of a body of water
fish - any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; "the shark is a large fish"; "in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish"
mullet - bottom dwelling marine warm water fishes with two barbels on the chin
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This makes the Philippines the bottom-dweller in the Asian region when it comes to personal income saved for retirement, Melissa Henson, Manulife Philippines chief marketing officer, said in a briefing on Friday.
(Washington State has traditionally been a bottom-dweller in the Pac 12 Conference, but has a strong 7-2 record under Leach this year.)
The Cambrian animals Odontogriphus and Wiwaxia might not have been much to look at - the former a naked slug, the latter a creeping bottom-dweller covered with spines and scales.
With prices at a 30-year low, MaineOs lobster industry canOt afford to let the ancient bottom-dweller sell itself.
I was in 10th grade and a bottom-dweller, as far as popularity was concerned.
Practitioner Hedblom brings personal narratives to the forefront in this guide for alcohol addicts and their therapists, and their words bridge the transitions they have made from practicing alcoholic to bottom-dweller to seeker of healing to recovery.
The MWSS was the bottom-dweller with a 21.9 percent rating.
Bottom-dweller University of the East stunned Final Four hopeful University of Santo Tomas in five sets, 27-25, 24-26, 25-23, 18-25, 17-15, in the UAAP Season 81 men's volleyball tournament Sunday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
If they wanted to move beyond life as a bracket bottom-dweller, something had to change.
Ceres-La Salle stretched its unbeaten streak to eight games after blanking bottom-dweller Cimarron, 4-0, to remain on top of the United Football League second division held over the weekend at the Emperador Stadium.
In his first five games playing for the Knicks, the team has won three-of-five games, which included a road victory against high-flying Miami, but also a loss to bottom-dweller Cleveland.
But Paul is a born bottom-dweller for whom upward mobility is not an option.