veiltail goldfish: Meaning and Definition of

veil'tail gold'fish

Pronunciation: (vāl'tāl"), [key]
  1. an artificially bred, indoor variety of goldfish, usually golden or calico and of a spheroid shape, having a fully divided, drooping tail fin exceeding the body in length. Also calledCf.See illus. under
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