globe·​fish | \ ˈglōb-ˌfish How to pronounce globefish (audio) \

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The plastic containers fill quickly with a varied menu: There are round, plump globefish that look like mini basketballs; long, slender fish; wide, flat fish; 8-kilogram cod, 10 of which fill a bucket the size of your bathtub. Mitch Goldich,, "Squid Ink Ice Cream! Jeju Black Pig! One Gluttonous Day Exploring Local Cuisine Outside PyeongChang," 15 Feb. 2018

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1668, in the meaning defined above

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readily or continually undergoing change

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