bluefish

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blue +‎ fish

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bluefish (countable and uncountable, plural bluefishes or bluefish)

  1. A voracious fish, Pomatomus saltatrix, found in waters of the Atlantic and Indian Ocean.
  2. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) Other genera formerly classified in the family Pomatomidae.
  3. (Bermuda) The puddingwife wrasse Halichoeres radiatus.
  4. A New Zealand bluefish (Girella cyanea).
  5. (Britain) A sablefish (Anoplopoma fimbria).
  6. (Canada) An Arctic grayling (Thymallus arcticus).
  7. (Malaysia) Kyphosus vaigiensis.

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