<zoology> A European fish (Peristethus cataphractum), having the body covered with bony plates, and having three spines projecting in front of the nose.

Synonyms: noble, pluck, pogge, sea poacher, and armed bullhead.

Origin: Icel. Hlri a sort of fish.

(01 Mar 1998)

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