Definition of Sharksucker

1. Noun. Remoras found attached to sharks.

Exact synonyms: Echeneis Naucrates
Generic synonyms: Remora, Suckerfish, Sucking Fish
Group relationships: Echeneis, Genus Echeneis



Definition of Sharksucker

1. Noun. The remora or suckerfish. ¹

2. Noun. A pejorative name for a marine biologist. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sharksucker

sharke
sharked
sharker
sharkers
sharkfin
sharkfins
sharking
sharkings
sharkish
sharkless
sharklike
sharkmeat
sharks
sharkskin
sharkskins
sharksucker (current term)
sharksuckers
sharky
sharn
sharnier
sharniest
sharns
sharny
sharp-and-a-half
sharp-cornered
sharp-eared
sharp-eyed
sharp-limbed
sharp-pointed

Literary usage of Sharksucker

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1. Sharks of Florida, the Bahamas, the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico by Jeremy Stafford-Deitsch (2000)
"There are several species, of which the sharksucker Echeneis naucrates is the most commonly seen on inshore shark species. The upper surface of the head of ..."

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