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[sahr-gas-uh m-fish]
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noun, plural sar·gas·sum·fish·es, (especially collectively) sar·gas·sum·fish.
  1. an olive-brown and black frogfish, Histrio histrio, inhabiting tropical Atlantic and western Pacific seas among floating sargassum weed.
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Origin of sargassumfish

First recorded in 1900–05; sargassum + fish
Also called mousefish.
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