from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several marine fishes of the family Carangidae, found in warm coastal waters of North and South America and having short compressed bodies and a silver to yellowish color. Also called dollarfish.
- n. See opah.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of various flat, egground marine fish species.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An American marine fish (Vomer setipennis); -- called also bluntnosed shiner, horsefish, and sunfish.
- n. A broad, thin, silvery marine fish (Selene vomer); -- called also lookdown, and silver moonfish.
- n. The mola. See sunfish, 1.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name of several fishes.
- n. The opah, Lampris guttatus.
- n. Same as mariposa, 2.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of several silvery marine fishes with very flat bodies
- n. large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean
The secret ingredient: opah (also known as moonfish or sunfish).
The roles since then have been seemingly random: an abominable snowman, a school of moonfish, a supervillain, an anthropomorphic Mack truck, a waiter, a space traveler and a construction worker.
He did witness "extensive moonfish kills" and also saw a number of dead sand perch and some tarpon.
He buys albacore at $1.15 a pound, carita (Pacific moonfish) at $0.12 a pound and shrimp at $1.40
Sunfish, known in German as moonfish, are large flat fish with large fins on their top and underside.
At the back of the store, the silvery gleam of a large opah (moonfish) was on display with other catches from the ocean.
opah moonfish is one of my favourite fishes, ever. in hawaii, you can get dried opah at this little market called tamashiro's;if you're ever there, seek it out, it's fantastic--thinly sliced, marinated in soy, sesame oil and sprinkled with sesame seeds.