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fish

noun     /fɪʃ/ (plural fish or fishes)
A1 [C or U] an animal that lives in water, is covered with scales, and breathes by taking water in through its mouth, or the flesh of these animals eaten as food: Several large fish live in the pond. Sanjay caught the biggest fish I've ever seen. I don't like fish (= don't like to eat fish).Sea fishFish and seafoodFreshwater fishFish and seafood an odd/queer fish mainly UK old-fashioned a strange personStrange, suspicious and unnatural things and people
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