noun, plural (especially collectively) codfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) codfishes.

1880–85; cod1 + fish Unabridged
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codfish (ˈkɒdˌfɪʃ)
n , pl -fish, -fishes
a cod, esp Gadus morhua

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Example sentences
They are made of substantives unchanged: codfish, jitney.
The codfish catch is declining, and nets are coming up empty.
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