angelfish NOUN a fish with a deep, laterally compressed body and large dorsal and anal fins, often vividly coloured or patterned.

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  • Angelfish — may refer to: * Several groups of fish: ** Freshwater angelfish, tropical cichlids of the genus Pterophyllum . ** Marine angelfish of the family Pomacanthidae. ** Angel sharks of the family Squatinidae. ** Rhinobatos hynnicephalus , a species of… …   Wikipedia

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  • Angelfish — Angelfish …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • angelfish — [ān′jəl fish΄] n. pl. angelfish or angelfishes (see FISH) 1. any of a percoid family (Pomacanthidae) of bright colored, tropical reef fishes with long, trailing spiny fins 2. SCALARE …   English World dictionary

  • angelfish — (n.) also angel fish, 1660s, from ANGEL (Cf. angel) + FISH (Cf. fish) (n.); so called for its wings …   Etymology dictionary

  • angelfish — /ayn jeuhl fish /, n., pl. (esp. collectively) angelfish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) angelfishes. 1. a South American freshwater fish, genus Pterophyllum, often kept in aquariums. Cf. scalare. 2. See angel shark. [1660 70;… …   Universalium

  • angelfish — /ˈeɪndʒəlfɪʃ/ (say aynjuhlfish) noun (plural angelfish or angelfishes) 1. any of various small, brilliantly coloured marine fishes of the family Pomacanthidae found in tropical waters. 2. any shark of the genus Squatina of Atlantic and Pacific… …   Australian English dictionary

  • angelfish — atlantinė kastuvžuvė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Chaetodipterus faber angl. angelfish; Atlantic spadefish rus. атлантический пагуар; рыба лопата ryšiai: platesnis terminas – kastuvžuvės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas