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dolphinfish

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noun dol·phin·fish \ˈdäl-fən-ˌfish, ˈdȯl-\

Definition of dolphinfish

  1. :  either of two active pelagic bony food fishes (Coryphaena equiselis and C. hippurus of the family Coryphaenidae) of tropical and temperate seas —called also dolphin



1840

First Known Use of dolphinfish

1840


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