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

  • n. See tuna1.

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  • n. The tuna or tunny
  • n. The flesh of this fish, used as food

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

  • n. important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks


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