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tigerfish

[tahy-ger-fish]
noun, plural (especially collectively) ti·ger·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) ti·ger·fish·es.
  1. a large, voracious, freshwater game fish, Hydrocyenus goliath, of African rivers.
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Origin of tigerfish

First recorded in 1890–95; tiger + fish
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