pipefish

noun pipe·fish \ ˈpīp-ˌfish \
|Updated on: 4 Jul 2018

Definition of pipefish

: any of various fishes (family Syngnathidae) that are related to the seahorses and have a tube-shaped snout and a long slender body covered with bony plates

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