|—n , pl -la, -las|
|another name for sunfish|
|[C17: from Latin, literally: millstone]|
any of three species of oceanic fishes of the family Molidae. Molas are distinctive in appearance, with short bodies that end abruptly just behind the tall, triangular dorsal and anal fins. The fishes are also flattened from side to side and have tough skins, small mouths, and fused, beaklike teeth.
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