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- n. Any fish of the genus Fistularia; the tobacco pipefish.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Any fish of the genus Fistularia; -- called also tobacco pipefish. See fistularia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A fish of the family Fistulariidæ: so called from the pipe-like or tubular snout.
- n. Specifically A common name of fishes of the genus Fistularia, found in tropical seas, and also of the related genus Macrorhamphosus of the Mediterranean. See Fistularia and snipe-fish.
pipe + mouth (Wiktionary)