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A ladyfish, especially Elops machnata or E. saurus.
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1. a thing which weighs ten pounds
2. (Animals) a fish of the genus Elops
3. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a type of cannon
4. (Commerce) a thing which has a value of ten pounds
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|Noun||1.||tenpounder - game fish resembling the tarpon but smaller|
tarpon, Tarpon atlanticus - large silvery game fish of warm Atlantic coastal waters especially off Florida
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