greeneye


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greeneye

(ˈɡriːnˌaɪ)
n
a slender fish with pale green eyes
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Noun1.greeneye - bottom-dwellers having large eyes with metallic green luster
malacopterygian, soft-finned fish - any fish of the superorder Malacopterygii
Chlorophthalmidae, family Chlorophthalmidae - small family of soft-finned bottom-dwellers with large eyes; relatives of lizardfishes
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The greeneye spurdog -- newly classified as endangered -- has a gestation period of nearly three years, the longest in the animal kingdom.
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The greeneye fish views its stygian home through fluorescent lenses that turn one color into another, researchers propose, making glowing green images out of hard-to-see violet objects.