from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A food and game fish (Menticirrhus undulatus) of North American Pacific waters and especially coastal California.
- n. Any of several related marine fishes of the family Sciaenidae.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A much-esteemed food-fish, Corvina deliciosa, of the western coast of South America, sometimes attaining a length of over 6 feet. The corbina is frequently shipped inland.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. bluish-grey whiting of California coast
Spanish corbina, corvina, from feminine of corvino, ravenlike (from its color), from Latin corvīnus, from corvus, raven.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)