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drumfish

[ druhm-fish ]
/ ˈdrʌmˌfɪʃ /
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noun, plural (especially collectively) drum·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) drum·fish·es.
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Origin of drumfish

First recorded in 1675–85; drum1 + fish
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British Dictionary definitions for drumfish

drumfish
/ (ˈdrʌmˌfɪʃ) /

noun plural -fish or -fishes
another name for drum 1 (def. 7)
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