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anglerfish

[ang-gler-fish] /ˈæŋ glər fɪʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) anglerfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) anglerfishes.
1.
angler (defs 3, 4).
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55; angler + fish
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