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dollarfish

[ dol-er-fish ]
/ 藞d蓲l 蓹r藢f瑟蕛 /
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noun, plural (especially collectively) dol路lar路fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) dol路lar路fish路es.
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Origin of dollarfish

First recorded in 1840鈥50; so called because of its roundish shape and silvery color
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British Dictionary definitions for dollarfish

dollarfish
/ (藞d蓲l蓹藢f瑟蕛) /

noun plural -fish or -fishes
any of various fishes that have a rounded compressed silvery body, esp the moonfishes or the American butterfish
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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