frog fish

frogfish

[frog-fish, frawg-]
noun, plural (especially collectively) frogfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) frogfishes.
1.
any tropical marine fish of the family Antennariidae, having a wide, froglike mouth and broad, limblike pectoral fins.
2.
angler ( def 3 ).

Origin:
1640–50; frog1 + fish

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frogfish (ˈfrɒɡˌfɪʃ)
 
n , pl -fish, -fishes
any angler (fish) of the family Antennariidae, in which the body is covered with fleshy processes, including a fleshy lure on top of the head

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