Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Seriphus politus, a North American croaker with elongated body and large mouth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A California sciænoid food fish (Seriphys politus). The back is bluish, and the sides and belly bright silvery. Called also kingfish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A sciænoid fish, Seriphus politus, found on the Pacific coast of the United States.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. silvery and bluish drumfish of shallow California coastal waters

Etymologies

queen +‎ fish (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Health studies also show fish populations, including sportfishing favorites like white croaker, bass and queenfish, continue harboring very high levels of DDT, which is linked to cancer in humans.

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