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goatfish

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noun goat·fish \ˈgōt-ˌfish\

Definition of goatfish

  1. :  any of a family (Mullidae) of medium-sized often brightly colored bony fishes having two long barbels under the chin, and elongate body, and two widely separated dorsal fins — compare red mullet



Circa 1639

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circa 1639


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