Pronunciation: (mul'it),[key] —n., —pl.(esp. collectively)-let,(esp. referring to two or more kinds or species)-lets. 1. any of several marine or freshwater, usually gray fishes of the family Mugilidae, having a nearly cylindrical body.
2. a goatfish.
3. a sucker, esp. of the genus Moxostoma.
Pronunciation: (mul'it),[key] —n.Heraldry. a starlike charge having five points unless a greater number is specified, used esp. as the cadency mark of a third son. Also,molet.Also called American star, Scottish star.