moonfish

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noun moon·fish \-ˌfish\

Definition of moonfish

plural

moonfish

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moonfishes

  1. :  any of various compressed often short deep-bodied silvery or yellowish marine fishes: such asa :  opahb :  platy

First Known Use of moonfish

1646

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