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bladefish


bladefish


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bladefish  \Blade"fish`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  long,  thin,  marine  fish  of  Europe  ({Trichiurus  lepturus}); 
  the  ribbon  fish. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hairtail  \Hair"tail`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  Any  species  of  marine  fishes  of  the  genus  {Trichiurus};  esp., 
  {T.  lepterus}  of  Europe  and  America.  They  are  long  and  like  a 
  band,  with  a  slender,  pointed  tail.  Called  also  {bladefish}.