HyperDic: saltwater_fish

English > 1 sense of the expression saltwater fish:
NOUNfoodsaltwater fishflesh of fish from the sea used as food
English > saltwater fish: 1 sense > noun 1, food
Meaningflesh of fish from the sea used as food.
Narrowerblowfish, sea squab, puffer, pufferfishdelicacy that is highly dangerous because of a potent nerve poison in ovaries and liver
bluefishfatty bluish flesh of bluefish
bream, sea breamflesh of any of various saltwater fishes of the family Sparidae or the family Bramidae
butterfishAny of numerous small flat Atlantic food fish having smooth skin
cod, codfishLean white flesh of important North Atlantic food fish
croakerThe lean flesh of a saltwater fish caught along Atlantic coast of southern U.S.
cuskThe lean flesh of a cod-like fish of North Atlantic waters
dolphinfish, mahimahiThe lean flesh of a saltwater fish found in warm waters (especially in Hawaii)
flatfishSweet lean whitish flesh of any of numerous thin-bodied fish
grouperflesh of a saltwater fish similar to sea bass
herringValuable flesh of fatty fish from shallow waters of northern Atlantic or Pacific
kingfishThe lean flesh of any of several fish caught off the Atlantic coast of the United States
lingcodThe lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States
mackerelflesh of very important usually small (to 18 in) fatty Atlantic fish
monkfishflesh of a large-headed anglerfish of the Atlantic waters of North America
pollack, pollockLean white flesh of North Atlantic fish
pompanoflesh of pompano
porgy, scupLean flesh of fish found in warm waters of southern Atlantic coast of the United States
red rockfishRed flesh of large food fish of Pacific coast
rockfishThe lean flesh of any of various valuable market fish caught among rocks
sailfishA saltwater fish with lean flesh
sardine, pilchardsmall fatty fish usually canned
scupflesh of fish found in colder waters of northern Atlantic coast of the United States
sea bass, bassThe lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae
snapperflesh of any of various important food fishes of warm seas
swordfishflesh of swordfish usually served as steaks
tuna, tuna fish, tunnyImportant warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae
weakfishLean flesh of food and game fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States
whitingflesh of any of a number of slender food fishes especially of Atlantic coasts of North America
whitingflesh of a cod-like fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe
Broaderseafoodedible fish (broadly including freshwater fish) or shellfish or roe etc

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