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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any one of several species of large, voracious marine fishes of the genus Anarrhichas, especially the common species (Anarrhichas lupus) of Europe and North America. These fishes have large teeth and powerful jaws. Called also catfish, sea cat, sea wolf, stone biter, and swinefish.

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  • n. large ferocious northern deep-sea food fishes with strong teeth and no pelvic fins


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