labyrinth fish: Meaning and Definition of

lab'yrinth fish"

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  1. any of several freshwater fishes of the order Labyrinthi, found in southeastern Asia and Africa, having a labyrinthine structure above each gill chamber enabling them to breathe air while out of water.
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