anguilla latirostris


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Glut \Glut\, n.
   1. That which is swallowed. --Milton
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   2. Plenty, to satiety or repletion; a full supply; hence,
      often, a supply beyond sufficiency or to loathing; over
      abundance; as, a glut of the market.
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            A glut of those talents which raise men to eminence.
                                                  --Macaulay.
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   3. Something that fills up an opening; a clog.
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   4.
      (a) A wooden wedge used in splitting blocks. [Prov. Eng.]
      (b) (Mining) A piece of wood used to fill up behind
          cribbing or tubbing. --Raymond.
      (c) (Bricklaying) A bat, or small piece of brick, used to
          fill out a course. --Knight.
      (d) (Arch.) An arched opening to the ashpit of a kiln.
      (e) A block used for a fulcrum.
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   5. (Zool.) The broad-nosed eel (Anguilla latirostris),
      found in Europe, Asia, the West Indies, etc.
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