jewelfish

[ joo-uh l-fish ]
/ ˈdʒu əlˌfɪʃ /

noun, plural jew·el·fish·es, (especially collectively) jew·el·fish.

a brightly colored cichlid fish, Hemichromis bimaculatus, native to Africa: popular in home aquariums.

Origin of jewelfish

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British Dictionary definitions for jewelfish

jewelfish

/ (ˈdʒuːəlˌfɪʃ) /

noun plural -fish or -fishes

an African cichlid, Hemichromis bimaculatus : a beautifully coloured and popular aquarium fish
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