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cutlassfish

or cutlass fish

[kuht-luh s-fish] /ˈkʌt ləsˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) cutlassfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) cutlassfishes.
1.
any compressed, ribbonlike fish of the genus Trichiurus, having daggerlike teeth.
Also called frostfish.
Origin of cutlassfish
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; cutlass + fish
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