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guppy

noun gup·py \ˈgə-pē\

: a small tropical fish

plural guppies

Full Definition of GUPPY

:  a small bony fish (Poecilia reticulata of the family Poeciliidae) especially of Barbados, Trinidad, and Venezuela that is a live-bearer and is often kept as an aquarium fish

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Origin of GUPPY

R.J.L. Guppy †1916 Trinidadian naturalist
First Known Use: 1925

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guppy

noun gup·py \ˈgə-pē\
plural guppies

Definition of GUPPY for Kids

:  a small tropical fish often kept as an aquarium fish

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