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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A marine carangid game fish (Selene vomer) of western Atlantic waters, having a compressed silvery body with long rays on the dorsal and anal fins and a steep frontal profile.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A carangoid fish, the moonfish or horsehead, Selene vomer. See cut under horsehead.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) A fish (Selene vomer) similar to the moonfish but with eyes high on the truncated forehead; it was also called moonfish at one time.

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  • noun The moonfish.

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

  • noun similar to moonfish but with eyes high on the truncated forehead

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