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n. pl. blindfish or blind·fish·es
A cavefish.


n, pl -fish or -fishes
(Animals) any of various small fishes, esp the cavefish, that have rudimentary or functionless eyes and occur in subterranean streams



n., pl. -fish•es, (esp. collectively) -fish.
any of several fishes that live in cave waters, as species of the genus Amblyopsis, having rudimentary, functionless eyes.
[1835–45, Amer.]
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More than 130 species use the cave, including the blindfish, the cave cricket, and the endangered Kentucky Cave shrimp.