Meaning of ribbonfish
Pronunciation: (rib'un-fish"), [key]
— pl. -fish, -fish•es.
- any of several marine fishes of the families Trachipteridae, Regalicidae, and Lophotidae, having a long, compressed, ribbonlike body.
- any of several related fishes, as the oarfish.
- any of several unrelated but similar fishes, as the cutlassfish and jackknife-fish.
- ribbonfish (Thesaurus)