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kelpfish Syllabification: kelp·fish
Pronunciation: /ˈkelpˌfiSH/

Definition of kelpfish in English:

noun (plural same or kelpfishes)

Any of a number of fish that live among kelp or other marine algae, in particular.
Example sentences
  • Little blennies popped in and out of holes, and eastern kelpfish and stinky groupers were much in evidence.
  • Most are small fish, measuring as little as 5 cm, but Heterostichus rostratus, or giant kelpfish, can reach 60 cm.
  • Kelpfish use their colour and acting skills to blend in with the leaves of kelp.
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