nounWord forms: plural ˈhogˌfish or ˈhogˌfishes
any of several fishes
whose head supposedly resembles that of a hog
, as a pigfish
a bright-red, edible
wrasse (Lachnolaimus maximus
) found off the SE coast of the U.S.
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