Meaning of butterflyfish

but•ter•fly•fish

Pronunciation: (but'ur-flī"fish"), [key]
— pl. -fish•es, -fish.
  1. any tropical marine fish of the family Chaetodontidae, having large, broad fins or brilliant coloration, or both.
  2. See
  3. a blenny, Blennius ocellaris, of Europe.
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