dragonfish: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (drag'un-fish"), [key]
— pl. -fish, -fish•es.
- any marine fish of the family Bathydraconidae, of Antarctic seas, having an elongated body and flattened head and being biochemically adapted to extremely low temperatures.
- Also calledany fish of the family Pegasidae, of tropical Indo-Pacific waters, having armor of bony rings and large, horizontal, fanlike pectoral fins.