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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Moonfish  \Moon"fish`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  a  An  American  marine  fish  ({Vomer  setipennis});  --  called 
  also  {bluntnosed  shiner},  {horsefish},  and  {sunfish}. 
  b  A  broad,  thin,  silvery  marine  fish  ({Selene  vomer});  -- 
  called  also  {lookdown},  and  {silver  moonfish}. 
  c  The  mola.  See  {Sunfish},  1. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Horsefish  \Horse"fish`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  a  The  moonfish  ({Selene  setipinnis}). 
  b  The  sauger. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  horsefish 
  n  :  any  of  several  silvery  marine  fishes  with  very  flat  bodies 
  [syn:  {moonfish},  {Atlantic  moonfish},  {horsehead},  {dollarfish}, 
  {Selene  setapinnis}] 




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