or cut·lass fish
[ kuht-luhs-fish ]
/ ˈkʌt ləsˌfɪʃ /
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noun, plural (especially collectively) cut·lass·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) cut·lass·fish·es.
any compressed, ribbonlike fish of the genus Trichiurus, having daggerlike teeth.
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Also called frostfish.
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How to use cutlassfish in a sentence
This is the best fishing-place for the cutlass-fish, Trichiurus.Tales of Fishes|Zane Grey
British Dictionary definitions for cutlassfish
US another name for hairtail
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