from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various brightly colored tropical Pacific scorpion fishes of the genus Pterois, having venomous spines in the dorsal fin.
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- n. Any of the venomous fish of the Pterois or Scorpaenidae family, notable for their long and separated spines
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- n. brightly striped fish of the tropical Pacific having elongated spiny fins
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