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  1. pricklebacknoun

    small elongate fishes of shallow northern seas; a long dorsal fin consists entirely of spines

    Synonyms:
    stickleback

  2. stickleback, pricklebacknoun

    small (2-4 inches) pugnacious mostly scaleless spiny-backed fishes of northern fresh and littoral waters having elaborate courtship; subjects of much research

    Synonyms:
    stickleback

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  1. pricklebacknoun

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    stickleback

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