1. [ noun ] (zoology) either of two small silvery scaleless fishes of the north Pacific that burrow into sand
Related terms: percoid_fish Trichodontidae
2. [ noun ] (zoology) fish of sandy areas of western Pacific and Indian oceans having an angular snout for burrowing into sand
Synonyms: Gonorhynchus_gonorhynchus beaked_salmon
Related terms: soft-finned_fish Gonorhynchus
Similar spelling:   sandpit