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bowfin

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noun bow·fin \ˈbō-ˌfin\

Definition of bowfin

  1. :  a predaceous dull-green iridescent North American freshwater fish (Amia calva) that is the only surviving member of an order (Amiiformes) dating back to the Jurassic



1845

First Known Use of bowfin

1845


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