Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any garfish (Belone or Tylosurus).
  • n. The European eelpout.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Any garfish (Belone or Tylosurus).
  • n. The European eelpout.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The garfish, Belone vulgaris: so called from the greenish color of its bones.
  • n. 2. The eel-pout, Zoarces viviparus: also so called from the green color of its bones.

Etymologies

green +‎ bone, because the bones are green when boiled. (Wiktionary)

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