Definition of firefish in English:


Line breaks: fire|fish
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪəfɪʃ/

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noun (plural same or firefishes)

  • 1A scorpionfish with venomous spines.
    • Genera Pterois and Dendrochirus, family Scorpaenidae
  • 2A pink- or red-coloured fish related to the wormfishes.
    • Subfamily Ptereleotrinae, family Microdesmidae

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