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Synonyms of puffer

Noun


1. blowfish, sea squab, puffer, pufferfish, saltwater fish

usage: delicacy that is highly dangerous because of a potent nerve poison in ovaries and liver

2. puffer, pufferfish, blowfish, globefish, plectognath, plectognath fish

usage: any of numerous marine fishes whose elongated spiny body can inflate itself with water or air to form a globe; several species contain a potent nerve poison; closely related to spiny puffers

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