dollarfish

dollarfish

[dol-er-fish]
noun, plural (especially collectively) dollarfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) dollarfishes.

Origin:
1840–50; so called because of its roundish shape and silvery color

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dollarfish (ˈdɒləˌfɪʃ)
 
n , pl -fish, -fishes
any of various fishes that have a rounded compressed silvery body, esp the moonfishes or the American butterfish

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