garfish

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gar·fish

 (gär′fĭsh′)
n. pl. garfish or gar·fish·es
2. See gar1.

[Middle English : gare, spear (from Old English gār) + fish, fish; see fish.]

garfish

(ˈɡɑːˌfɪʃ)
n, pl -fish or -fishes
1. (Animals) another name for garpike1
2. (Animals) an elongated European marine teleost fish, Belone belone, with long toothed jaws: related to the flying fishes
3. (Animals) any of various marine or estuarine fish with a long needle-like lower jaw
[Old English gār spear + fish]

gar

(gɑr)

n., pl. (esp. collectively) gar, (esp. for kinds or species) gars.
1. Also called garfish , garpike. any long-jawed freshwater ganoid fish of the genus Lepisosteus, of North America.
[1755–65, Amer.; shortened form of garfish]

gar.

garage.

G.A.R.

Grand Army of the Republic.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.garfish - primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needlelike teethgarfish - primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needlelike teeth
ganoid, ganoid fish - primitive fishes having thick bony scales with a shiny covering
genus Lepisosteus, Lepisosteus - type genus of the Lepisosteidae: freshwater gars
Translations

garfish

[ˈgɑːˌfɪʃ] N (garfish or garfishes (pl)) → aguja f