Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A chiroid fish of the coast of Alaska, Hexagrammus (Pleurogrammus) monopterygius.

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

  • noun (Zoöl.) A rock trout (Pleurogrammus monopterygius) found on the coast of Alaska; -- called also striped fish, and Atka mackerel.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Any of the genus Labeobarbus of mid-sized ray-finned fish.

Etymologies

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yellow +‎ fish

Examples

  • NASA made a gem of a find this week, a ring of brilliant blue-star clusters wrapped around the yellowfish nucleus of a former spiral galaxy.

    CNN Transcript Apr 24, 2004

  • About 50 kilometers of Vaal River frontage contains rare barb, rock catfish and the large-mouth yellowfish, Potgieter says.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The protected specie is the large-mouth yellowfish.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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