Dollar fish

(Zool.) a fish of the United States coast (Stromateus triacanthus), having a flat, roundish form and a bright silvery luster; - called also butterfish, and Lafayette. See Butterfish.

See also: dollar

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Darwin City, Australia, September 24, 2016 --( Spring Tide Safaris is pleased to announce that Million Dollar Fish Season Two is soon going to be launched in October, 2016 as a part of the Northern Territory Government campaign.
His million dollar fish was a 427 pound Yellowfin tuna caught on September 28th, and has been approved as the new world record for the species.
However, a multi-million dollar fish passage now under construction downstream at Pelton Dam provides hope that steelhead and salmon will one day negotiate these falls again.