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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Mosquito fish.

Usage examples (10)
  • The water also has been stocked with minnowlike mosquito fish, also called gambusia, which eat mosquito larvae.
  • To treat the pool, the inspectors added gambusia fish, which feed on the larvae.
  • Specifically, he's looking for small fish such as killifish, gambusia and anchovies.
  • Gloucester County is stocking retention basins with gambusia affinis, a hardy freshwater fish that feasts on mosquito larvae. for more
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