Definition of sail-fluke in English:

sail-fluke

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noun

Another term for megrim2.
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  • Sinistral flatfish include turbot, brill, and megrim or sail-fluke; dextral flatfish include the dab, the lemon sole, the Dover sole, and the plaice.

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