tongue-fish

tonguefish

[tuhng-fish]
noun, plural (especially collectively) tonguefish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) tonguefishes.
any of several flatfishes of the family Cynoglossidae, having the tail tapered to a point.

Origin:
1645–55; tongue + fish

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tongue-fish

noun
left-eyed marine flatfish whose tail tapers to a point; of little commercial value [syn: tonguefish
tonguefish

noun
left-eyed marine flatfish whose tail tapers to a point; of little commercial value 
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