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guitarfish

[ gi-tahr-fish ]
/ g瑟藞t蓱r藢f瑟蕛 /
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noun, plural (especially collectively) gui路tar路fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) gui路tar路fish路es.
any sharklike ray of the family Rhinobatidae, of warm seas, resembling a guitar in shape.
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Origin of guitarfish

First recorded in 1900鈥05; guitar + fish

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British Dictionary definitions for guitarfish

guitarfish
/ (伞瑟藞t蓱藧藢f瑟蕛) /

noun plural -fish or -fishes
any marine sharklike ray of the family Rhinobatidae, having a guitar-shaped body with a stout tail and occurring at the bottom of the sea
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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