from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several black or dark-colored fishes, especially the pollock or sablefish.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. any of several blackish fish, especially the pollack or sablefish
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The pollock; -- called also, coalsey, colemie, colmey, coal whiting, etc. See pollock.
- n. The beshow or candlefish of Alaska.
- n. The cobia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A gadoid fish, Pollachius virens or carbonarius, named from the color of its back.
- n. A fish, Anoplopoma fimbria, of the family Anoplopomatidæ, found in the North Pacific.
- n. The pollack, Pollachius virens.
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