Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A marine food fish of the genus Scorpæna, as the European hogfish (S. scrofa), and the California species (S. guttata).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A scorpænoid fish, Scorpæna guttata.

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Examples

  • The service agreement for the purchase of the scorpene submarines of RM 500 million gives another 9 month.

    Planet Malaysia

  • - Unless you can prove that our country is in imminent danger of invasion, sell the scorpene submarines and other military hardware then use the proceeds to upgrade public transportation.

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