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dealfish

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noun deal·fish \ˈdēl-ˌfish\

Definition of dealfish

  1. :  any of several silvery ribbonfishes (genus Trachipterus, especially T. arcticus) inhabiting deep seas



Origin and Etymology of dealfish

4deal


First Known Use: 1845


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