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Clingfish meaning in English

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Clingfish

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Noun

1. clingfish

very small (to 3 inches) flattened marine fish with a sucking disc on the abdomen for clinging to rocks etc.

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Clingfish

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noun plural -fish or -fishes
any small marine teleost fish of the family Gobiesocidae, having a flattened elongated body with a sucking disc beneath the head for clinging to rocks, etc

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Clingfish

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nounWord forms: plural ˈclingˌfish or ˈclingˌfishes
any of an order (Gobiesociformes) of small, marine bony fishes having a sucking disc on the ventral surface near the head, with which they cling to rocks, etc.

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Clingfish

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n. pl. clingfish or cling·fish·es
Any of various small marine fishes of the family Gobiesocidae, having a large sucking disk under the front part of the body by which they fasten themselves to rocks and seaweed.

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