blackfish

(Note: Sea Bass is not a particular fish but a general term to denote any of various saltwater fish that are not necessarily of the bass family.) Waters:SaltWaters worldwide. Black sea bass inhabit Atlantic coastal Waters; in the U.S., it is harvested off Cape Cod and as far south as Florida. Description (in water): Sea bass are thin, dark gray or brown saltwater fish, distinguished by a sharp, bladelike upper (dorsal) fin that's usually removed by fishmongers. Giant sea bass, a Pacific coast fi…...

Blackfish

Waters:Atlantic coast from Nova Scotia to South Carolina; Pacific Ocean Description (in water): Color ranges from dull to dark gray or green with darker blotches on the sides of its plump body. It also has thick, puffy lips, and can grow to weigh from 3 to 25 lbs. Description (in market): Store-bought specimens range from 3 to 5 lbs. The mottled, off-white flesh is meaty yet lean, firm-textured, and mildly flavorful....

Blackfish

A lean, delicately flavored Pacific Ocean fish that is popular in Chinese cookery. Also called 'Black Trout' and 'Chinese Steelhead.'
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blackfish

[n] - female salmon that has recently spawned
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Blackfish

Black'fish noun 1. (Zoology) A small kind of whale, of the genus Globicephalus , of several species. The most common is G. melas . Also sometimes applied to other whales of larger size. 2. (Zoology) The tautog of New England ( Tautoga ). 3.
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blackfish

1. <zoology> A small kind of whale, of the genus Globicephalus, of several species. The most common is G. Melas. Also sometimes applied to other whales of larger size. ... 2. <zoology> The tautog of new England (Tautoga). ... 3. <zoology> The black sea bass (Centropristis atrarius) of the Atlantic coast. It is excellent food fish;...
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Blackfish

• (n.) A fish of southern Europe (Centrolophus pompilus) of the Mackerel family. • (n.) The tautog of New England (Tautoga). • (n.) The female salmon in the spawning season. • (n.) A small kind of whale, of the genus Globicephalus, of several species. The most common is G. melas. Also sometimes applied to other whales of larger ...
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Blackfish

(from the article `Tecumseh`) ...was reared by an elder sister, Tecumapease, who trained him in the strict Shawnee code of honesty; an elder brother, Cheeseekau, taught him ...
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blackfish

name given to various dark-coloured fishes, including the tautog (see wrasse), bowfin, Alaska blackfish (qq.v.), and black sea bass (see sea bass). ...
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Blackfish

The USS Blackfish was an American Gato Class submarine of 1525 tons displacement launched in 1942. The USS Blackfish had a top speed of 21 knots surfaced and carried a complement of between 65 and 74. She was armed with one 3 inch dual-purpose gun; two 20 mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft guns; six 21 inch bow torpedo tubes and four 21 inch stern torpedo t...
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Blackfish

The Blackfish (Tautoga americana), is a fish caught on the American coast, especially in the vicinity of Long Island, whence large supplies are obtained for the New York market. Its back and sides are of a bluish or crow black; the under parts, especially in the males, are white. It is plump in appearance, and much esteemed for the table, varying i...
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Blackfish

a non-taxonomic grouping of predominantly small, dark cetaceans (e.g., pilot whales)
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