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noun (plural same or rainbowfishes)

  • Any of a number of small brightly coloured fish of warm waters, in particular:
    • an Australian freshwater fish (genus Melanotaenia, family Melanotaenidae). (Celebes rainbowfish) a freshwater fish native to Sulawesi and popular in aquaria (Telmatherina ladigesi, family Atherinidae).

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