Marine vs Moonfish - What's the difference?

marine | moonfish |


As a verb marine

is .

As a noun moonfish is

any of various flat, oval marine fish species.

marine

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of, or pertaining to, the sea (marine biology'', marine ''insurance .)
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    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A member of a marine corps.
  • He was a marine in World War II.
  • (capitalised in the plural) A marine corps.
  • He fought with the Marines in World War II.
  • A painting representing some marine subject.
  • Synonyms

    * devil dog * jarhead * leatherneck

    See also

    * Marine * (Marine) * (Marines)

    Anagrams

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    moonfish

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • Any of various flat, oval marine fish species.
  • ''Most moonseeds are silvery (hence their name), others yellowish
  • # Family
  • # Genus
  • # Genus
  • # (Atlantic spadefish) ()
  • # Family Molidae ((ocean sunfish))
  • # The opahs in the family Lamprididae.