Definition of bloodfin in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈblədfin/


A small South American freshwater fish that is silvery-yellow with bright red fins. It is popular in aquariums.
  • Aphyocharax rubripinnis, family Characidae.
Example sentences
  • Ended up buying bloodfins because I didn't want to buy fish and have it die early.
  • They will kill fish that won't run, as I have learned the hard way losing some bloodfins and a along the way.
  • Either way, if you make sure your glowlights, pristellas and bloodfins aren't tiny little ones, you should be okay.

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Syllabification: blood·fin

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