saw-fish

sawfish

[saw-fish]
noun, plural (especially collectively) sawfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) sawfishes.
a large, elongated ray of the genus Pristis, living along tropical coasts and lowland rivers, with a bladelike snout bearing strong teeth on each side.

Origin:
1655–65; saw1 + fish

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sawfish (ˈsɔːˌfɪʃ)
 
n , pl -fish, -fishes
any sharklike ray of the family Pristidae of subtropical coastal waters and estuaries, having a serrated bladelike mouth

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