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squirrelfish

noun squir·rel·fish \ˈskwar(-ə)l-ˌfish, ˈskwə-rəl-\

Definition of squirrelfish

  1. :  any of various small chiefly tropical usually red bony fishes (family Holocentridae) with large eyes, spiny fins, and rough scales



1803

First Known Use of squirrelfish

1803


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