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Word of the day for November 21
remora n
  1. Any of various elongate fish from the family Echeneidae, the dorsal fin of which is in the form of a suction disc that can take a firm hold against the skin of larger marine animals.
  2. (heraldry) A serpent.
  3. (obsolete) A delay; a hindrance, an obstacle.
  4. (obsolete, surgery) A surgical instrument, intended to retain parts in their places.

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