Foxfish
Foxfish Fox"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The fox shark; -- called also {sea fox}. See {Thrasher shark}, under {Shark}. (b) The european dragonet. See {Dragonet}. [1913 Webster]

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  • sea fox — Foxfish Fox fish , n. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The fox shark; called also {sea fox}. See {Thrasher shark}, under {Shark}. (b) The european dragonet. See {Dragonet}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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