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Definition: Deep-water sculpin
, n. [Written also skulpin.] (Zo["o]l.)
(a) Any one of numerous species of marine cottoid fishes of
the genus Cottus
, or Acanthocottus
, having a large
head armed with several sharp spines, and a broad mouth.
They are generally mottled with yellow, brown, and black.
Several species are found on the Atlantic coasts of
Europe and America.
(b) A large cottoid market fish of California
); -- called also
(c) The dragonet, or yellow sculpin, of Europe (Callionymus lyra
Note: The name is also applied to other related California
, the sea raven.