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EtymologyEdit

numb +‎ fish

NounEdit

numbfish (plural numbfish or numbfishes)

  1. An electric ray of the family Narcinidae, capable of delivering numbing shocks.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for numbfish in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)