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flying fishnoun [C]

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a tropical fish that can jump above the surface of the water using its very large fins
Translations of “flying fish”
in Chinese (Traditional) 飛魚(熱帶魚類,鰭大,能跳出水面)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 飞鱼(热带鱼类,鳍大,能跳出水面)…
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