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caudal fin

noun
  1. the terminal vertical fin of a fish.
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Also called tail fin.
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British Dictionary definitions for caudal fin

caudal fin

noun
  1. the tail fin of fishes and some other aquatic vertebrates, used for propulsion during locomotion
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