Pearlfish

Definition of Pearlfish

Pearl´fish`
n.1.(Zool.) Any fish whose scales yield a pearl-like pigment used in manufacturing artificial pearls, as the bleak, and whitebait.

Related Words

Carapidae, family Carapidae, pearl-fish, percoid, percoid fish, percoidean
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Pearl diver
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pearl shell
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Pearl white
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pearly everlasting
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