cowfish definition by Webster's New World
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cowfish definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. cowfish cowfish or cow·fish·es
- Any of various small whales, porpoises, or similar aquatic mammals, especially a whale of the genus Mesoplodon, having a pointed snout.
- Any of various marine fishes of the family Ostraciidae, especially Lactophrys quadricornis of warm Atlantic waters, having hornlike spines over each eye.
Variant of cowfish