boarfish

noun

: any of several fishes that have a projecting snout like that of a hog: such as
a
: a deep-bodied zeomorph fish (Capros aper) of the Mediterranean and sometimes related forms
b
: any of a number of chiefly tropical percoid fishes (family Histiopteridae)

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“Boarfish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/boarfish. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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