a power ray regarding the household Narcinidae, with the capacity of delivering numbing bumps.
The torpedo, which numbs because of the electric bumps which it provides.
The electric ray or torpedo: so called from the energy of benumbing. Also called cramp-fish. See torpedo.
any slow bottom-dwelling ray associated with the purchase Torpediniformes having a rounded human anatomy and electric organs for each region of the mind with the capacity of emitting powerful electric discharges
A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a complete reconstruction of society with a more just and equitable distribution of property and labor In popular usage the term is often employed to indicate any lawless revolutionary social scheme See Communism Fourierism Saint Simonianism forms of socialism...