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weatherfish

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Definition of weatherfish in English:

noun (plural same or weatherfishes)

A yellowish-brown freshwater loach which is reputed to become restless at the approach of stormy weather.
  • Genus Misgurnus, family Cobitidae: the European M. fossilis, and the Asian M. anguillicaudatus, which has also been introduced to North America

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