doctor-fish


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Noun1.doctor-fish - surgeon fish of the West Indiesdoctor-fish - surgeon fish of the West Indies  
surgeonfish - brightly colored coral-reef fish with knifelike spines at the tail
Acanthurus, genus Acanthurus - type genus of the Acanthuridae: doctorfishes