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- plural of fish
- (universal) multiple kinds of fish
- Coral bleaching threatens to disrupt the population equilibria of the reef’s fishes.
- (usually nonstandard or archaic) multiple individual fish
- I caught six fishes today!
- Third-person singular simple present indicative form of fish
- He’s on Klamath Lake; he often fishes from that lake.