Definition of moray noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//mɒˈreɪ//
, BrE//ˈmɒreɪ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɔːreɪ//
(also moray eel) Fish
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a type of eel that hides among rocks in tropical waters See related entries: Fish Word Originearly 17th cent.: from Portuguese moréia, via Latin from Greek muraina.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: moray