from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A large marlin (Makaira nigricans) of warm Atlantic and Pacific waters, having dark blue to brownish upper parts, silvery underparts, and pale blue vertical bars on the sides.

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  • n. largest marlin; may reach 2000 pounds; found worldwide in warm seas


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