goosefish definition

  • noun:
    • Any of several anglerfishes of the genus Lophius, such as L. americanus of North American Atlantic waters. Also called monkfish.
    • anglerfish
    • See angler.
    • The fishing-frog or angler, Lophius piscatorius.
    • fishes having huge mouths with a wormlike filament affixed for luring prey

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