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driftfish

[drift-fish] /ˈdrɪftˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) driftfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) driftfishes.
1.
any of several butterfishes, especially of the genus Psenes, inhabiting tropical waters.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; drift + fish
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