jewel fish

jewelfish

[joo-uhl-fish]
noun, plural jewelfishes (especially collectively) jewelfish.
a brightly colored cichlid fish, Hemichromis bimaculatus, native to Africa: popular in home aquariums.

Origin:
jewel + fish

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jewelfish (ˈdʒuːəlˌfɪʃ)
 
n , pl -fish, -fishes
an African cichlid, Hemichromis bimaculatus: a beautifully coloured and popular aquarium fish

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