Advertisement

Dictionary


puff•er



Pronunciation: (puf'ur), [key]
n.
1. a person or thing that puffs.
2. Also called blowfish, globefish. any of various fishes of the family Tetraodontidae, capable of inflating the body with water or air until it resembles a globe, the spines in the skin becoming erected: several species contain the potent nerve poison tetrodotoxin.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

puffbirdpuffery
See also:

Related Content


Advertisement

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards