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pipefish

noun pipe·fish \ˈpīp-ˌfish\

Definition of PIPEFISH

:  any of various fishes (family Syngnathidae) that are related to the sea horses and have a tube-shaped snout and a long slender body covered with bony plates

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First Known Use of PIPEFISH

1769

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