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Is goldfish a fish?


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Answered 2018-04-08 05:24:09

Yes,they are.
A Goldfish is taxonomically accepted as a species of fish. However a Gold Fish (Fish of Gold) is not a living creature at all since it is an inanimate object made of metal.

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