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

 Pi·sces /ˈpaɪ(ˌ)siz ||ˈpɪˌsiz ||ˈpɪsˌkes/

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

 Pis·ces /ˈpaɪˌsɪz , ˈpɪ-/ 名詞 複數

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pis·ces n. pl.
 1. Astron. (a) The twelfth sign of the zodiac, marked in almanacs. (b) A zodiacal constellation, including the first point of Aries, which is the vernal equinoctial point; the Fish.
 2. Zool. The class of Vertebrata that includes the fishes. The principal divisions are Elasmobranchii, Ganoidei, and Teleostei.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from
           about February 19 to March 20 [syn: Pisces the Fishes,
      2: (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces
         [syn: Fish]
      3: a large faint zodiacal constellation; between Aquarius and
      4: a group of vertebrates comprising both cartilaginous and
         bony fishes and sometimes including the jawless
         vertebrates; not used technically