dragonet

noun drag·on·et \ ˌdra-gə-ˈnet , ˈdra-gə-nət \

Definition of dragonet

1 :a little dragon
2 :any of a family (Callionymidae) of small often brightly colored scaleless marine fishes that have sharp spines on the gill covers; especially :a European fish (Callionymus lyra) that is sometimes used as food

First Known Use of dragonet

14th century

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