noun, plural (especially collectively) dog·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) dog·fish·es.
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Whereupon the herring, the mackerel, and the dogfish swam forward, and each claimed to be king.The Divine Adventure etc. (Works vol. 4)|Fiona Macleod
The tail vertebrae of the dogfish have this typical arrangement, the trunk vertebrae have the haemal arches modified.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
We're gettin' clost to Dogfish Spur now, an' the camp's twenty-seven mile off'n the railroad.Connie Morgan in the Lumber Camps|James B. Hendryx
And we hadn't more'n got our lines over the side than we struck into a school of dogfish.Cape Cod Stories|Joseph C. Lincoln
Then the bag was put around 194 the seine to protect the rest of the mackerel from dogfish and sharks, and we were ready to dress.The Seiners|James B. (James Brendan) Connolly