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globefish

[glohb-fish] /ˈgloʊbˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) globefish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) globefishes.
1.
puffer (def 2).
Origin
1660-1670
1660-70; globe + fish
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Examples for globefish
  • It's a kind of puffer called the balloonfish, also called blowfish and globefish.
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globefish

/ˈɡləʊbˌfɪʃ/
noun (pl) -fish, -fishes
1.
another name for puffer (sense 2), porcupine fish
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