spade|fish


spade|fish
spade|fish «SPAYD FIHSH», noun, plural -fish|es or (collectively) -fish.
1. any one of a group of deep-bodied, spiny-finned food fish, as a variety found along the eastern coast of the United States.
2. = paddlefish. (Cf.paddlefish)

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