A genus of marine and freshwater fish, of many species, native to the U.S.; commonly called killifish, mumichog, or mudfish. They are widely used as bait fish, experimental fish, or in mosquito-control programs.

Origin: Mod. L. Fr. L. Fundus, bottom

(05 Mar 2000)

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