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bluefish

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noun blue·fish \-ˌfish\

Simple Definition of bluefish

  • : a type of fish that lives in the ocean and is caught by people for food and for sport

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bluefish

  1. 1 :  an active food and game marine fish (Pomatomus saltatrix) that is bluish above with silvery sides

  2. 2 :  any of various dark or bluish fishes (as the pollack)

Circa 1622

First Known Use of bluefish

circa 1622


BLUEFISH Defined for Kids

bluefish

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noun blue·fish \ˈblü-ˌfish\

Definition of bluefish for Students

  1. :  a saltwater fish that is bluish above with silvery sides and is often used for food




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