blindfish

noun
blind·​fish | \ ˈblīn(d)-ˌfish How to pronounce blindfish (audio) \

Definition of blindfish

: any of several small fishes with vestigial functionless eyes found usually in the waters of caves

First Known Use of blindfish

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Blindfish.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blindfish. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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