Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A marine animal that spouts water; applied especially to certain bivalve mollusks that squirt out water when retiring into their holes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A marine animal that spouts water; -- applied especially to certain bivalve mollusks, like the long clams (Mya), which spout, or squirt out, water when retiring into their holes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A bivalve mollusk which squirts water through its siphons, as the common clam, razor-shell, and many others.

Etymologies

spout +‎ fish (Wiktionary)

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