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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A fish, such as a catfish, carp, or flounder, that lives on or near the bottom of a body of water.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. fish that live on the sea bottom (particularly the commercially important gadoid fish like cod and haddock, or flatfish like flounder)

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