Definition of 'silverfish'
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The Charter marks on its cover were familiar ones, a spell to keep the book clean and free of silverfish and moths. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)Phil Spence nodded in the direction of a cupboard which, when opened, proved to be full of scuddling silverfish. MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2001)
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Used Rarely. silverfish is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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