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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A long, thin, marine fish of Europe (Trichiurus lepturus); the ribbon fish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name in England of the hairtail, Trichiurus lepturus.


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  • Another hour or so later, Ramon finally caught a fat, white bladefish with vivid scarlet fins.

    Asimov's Science Fiction


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