walking fish

noun

Definition of walking fish

: any of various fishes that are able to conserve oxygen so that they can survive for a considerable time out of water: such as
b : any of several tropical catfishes (as of the genus Doras or Clarias)

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“Walking fish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/walking%20fish. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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