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noun (plural same or scabbardfishes)

  • An elongated marine fish with heavy jaws and large teeth, which occurs mostly in the deeper waters of warm seas.
    • Several genera and species in the family Trichiuridae, including the edible silvery-white Lepidopus caudatus

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