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finfish

[fin-fish] /ˈfɪnˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) finfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) finfishes.
1.
a true fish, as distinguished from a shellfish.
Also, fin fish.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95; fin1 + fish
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  • The state's main seafood products are shrimp, oysters, blue crabs and finfish.
  • finfish do not include amphibians, invertebrates, plants or algae.
  • Projects appearing under this topic focus on developing technologies and innovations for culturing finfish.
  • All finfish shall be measured in accordance with applicable law.

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