paradise fish

noun

Definition of paradise fish

: a brilliantly colored freshwater labyrinth fish (Macropodus opercularis) of eastern Asia with very large fins often kept in aquariums also : a closely related fish (M. chinensis) having a rounded tail

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“Paradise fish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paradise%20fish. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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