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torpedo (zool.) electric ray XVI; case charged with gunpowder to explode under water, self-propelled submarine missile XIX. — L. torpēdō, f. torpēre be stiff or numb.

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torpedo (in zoology)

torpedo, fish: see ray.

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torpedo

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