Definition of rainbow runner in English:

rainbow runner

Line breaks: rain|bow run¦ner

noun

  • A colourfully striped fish of the jack family, of warm seas worldwide.
    • Elagatis bipinnulata, family Carangidae
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    • Dense schools of fusiliers swarm past, followed by squadrons of predators like big-eye trevally, mackerel and rainbow runners.
    • Five sharks circled us as rainbow runners scraped off parasites from their sides.
    • Dive it and you are almost guaranteed to see schooling barracuda, horse-eye jacks and rainbow runners, as well as giant green moray eels and hawksbill turtles hunting for a meal on the reef.

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