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

  • n. A fish or fishlike vertebrate.
  • adj. Characteristic of or resembling a fish.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Characteristic of fish
  • n. Any fish, or other vertebrate having the form of a fish

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Somewhat like a fish; having some of the characteristics of fishes; -- said of some amphibians.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Resembling a fish, or having the characters of a fish.
  • n. A member of the Ichthyopsida; any fish-like vertebrate.


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