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burrfish

[bur-fish] /ˈbɜrˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural burrfishes (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) burrfish.
1.
any of several porcupinefishes of the genus Chilomycterus, covered with short, immovable spines.
Origin
so called from its spines; see burr1, fish
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