nounWord forms: plural ˈblennies or ˈblenny
any of various small marine percoid
fishes (esp. family Blenniidae) with a long, many-rayed dorsal fin and a tapering
body covered with slime
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Word origin of 'blenny'L blennius < Gr blennos < blenna, slime, mucus