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 for opah
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Opah \O"pah\, n. (Zool.)
     A large oceanic fish ({Lampris guttatus), inhabiting the
     Atlantic Ocean. It is remarkable for its brilliant colors,
     which are red, green, and blue, with tints of purple and
     gold, covered with round silvery spots. Called also king of
     the herrings.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic
           and Pacific and Mediterranean [syn: opah, moonfish,
           Lampris regius]

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