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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dog·fish /-ˌfɪʃ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 dog·fish /-ˌfɪʃ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dog·fish n. Zool.
 1. A small shark, of many species, of the genera Mustelus, Scyllium, Spinax, etc.
 Note:The European spotted dogfishes (Scyllium catudus, and Scyllium canicula) are very abundant; the American smooth, or blue dogfish is Mustelus canis; the common picked, or horned dogfish (Squalus acanthias) abundant on both sides of the Atlantic.
 2. The bowfin (Amia calva). See Bowfin.
 3. The burbot of Lake Erie.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: primitive long-bodies carnivorous freshwater fish with a
           very long dorsal fin; found in sluggish waters of North
           America [syn: bowfin, grindle, Amia calva]
      2: any of several small sharks
      [also: dogfishes (pl)]