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dragonfish

[ drag-uhn-fish ]
/ 藞dr忙g 蓹n藢f瑟蕛 /
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noun, plural (especially collectively) drag路on路fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) drag路on路fish路es.
any marine fish of the family Bathydraconidae, of Antarctic seas, having an elongated body and flattened head and being biochemically adapted to extremely low temperatures.
Also called seamoth. any fish of the family Pegasidae, of tropical Indo-Pacific waters, having armor of bony rings and large, horizontal, fanlike pectoral fins.
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Origin of dragonfish

First recorded in 1685鈥95; dragon + fish
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