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sargassumfish

[sahr-gas-uh m-fish] /sɑrˈgæs əmˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural sargassumfishes (especially collectively) sargassumfish.
1.
an olive-brown and black frogfish, Histrio histrio, inhabiting tropical Atlantic and western Pacific seas among floating sargassum weed.
Also called mousefish.
Origin of sargassumfish
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05; sargassum + fish
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