[ fawl-fish ]
/ ˈfɔlˌfɪʃ /
noun, plural fall·fish·es, (especially collectively) fall·fish.
a large minnow, Semotilus corporalis, of eastern North America.
- fallen arch,
- fallen timbers,
- falling action,
- falling band
Origin of fallfish
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Examples from the Web for fallfish
An example of this is the little red "fallfish," found only in the mountain tributaries of the Savannah and the Tennessee.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan
/ (ˈfɔːlˌfɪʃ) /
noun plural -fish or -fishes
a large North American freshwater cyprinid fish, Semotilus corporalis, resembling the chub
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