scorpion fish

noun

Definition of scorpion fish

: any of various scorpaenid fishes (especially genus Scorpaena)

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scorpion fish

noun

medical Definition of scorpion fish

: any of a family (Scorpaenidae) of marine spiny-finned fishes; especially : one having a venomous spine or spines on its dorsal fin

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