spiny dogfish

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Noun1.spiny dogfish - small bottom-dwelling dogfishesspiny dogfish - small bottom-dwelling dogfishes  
dogfish - any of several small sharks
family Squalidae, Squalidae - dogfishes having a spine in each dorsal fin
Atlantic spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias - destructive dogfish of the Atlantic coastal waters of America and Europe; widely used in anatomy classes
Pacific spiny dogfish, Squalus suckleyi - dogfish of Pacific coast of North America
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