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(Animals) an aquatic salamander, Amphiuma means, having an eel-like body with gill slits and rudimentary limbs and inhabiting still, muddy waters in the southern US: family Amphiumidae
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|Noun||1.||congo eel - aquatic eel-shaped salamander having two pairs of very small feet; of still muddy waters in the southern United States|
salamander - any of various typically terrestrial amphibians that resemble lizards and that return to water only to breed
genus Amphiuma - congo snakes
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