from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The garfish.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.) The garfish.
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The bullock was got to camp about evening and slaughtered; plenty of guardfish, swordfish, and sharks under the falls, which are about fifty to sixty feet high with no current.
I also saw some young guardfish from nine to twelve inches long and many smaller.
Charley saw the Silurus and the guardfish, and caught several of the broad-scaled fish of the Mackenzie; one of which, a most beautiful specimen, has been preserved and sent to