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
With its bounty of inshore varieties, including several kinds of bass, corbina, snapper and tuna, the Sea of Cortez has nourished men from the pre-Hispanic indigenous tribes to today's seafood gourmets.
Originally from Peru, where it is generally made with corbina, ceviche is a seafood cocktail served anyplace in Mexico where fresh fish is available.