lancet fish definition

  • noun:
    • Either of two large, elongated marine fishes (Alepisaurus ferox or A. brevirostris) having very long sharp teeth, a sizable dorsal fin, no machines.
    • big elongate scaleless oceanic fishes with sharp teeth and an extended dorsal fin that resembles a sail
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