Meaning of trumpetfish
Pronunciation: (trum'pit-fish"), [key]
— pl. -fish, -fish•es.
- any of several fishes of the family Aulostomidae, having a long, tubular snout, as the slender, brown-flecked Aulostomus maculatus, inhabiting waters on both sides of the tropical Atlantic Ocean, having the habit of orienting vertically in the water and capturing its prey from that position.
- trumpetfish (Thesaurus)