Definition of rock cod in English:

rock cod

Syllabification: rock cod


  • Any of a number of marine fishes that frequent rocky habitats, especially in Australian waters.
    • Several species, chiefly in the families Scorpaenidae and Serranidae
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    • A 27 kg male will consume roughly 25 per cent of his body weight in clams, crabs, squid and rock cod each day.
    • Our rods were home made, but with my rod I caught rock cod, parrot fish and spotties.
    • At the edge of the park, you find a collection of caves housing a school of giant rock cod, some stretching the whole of 2 metres.

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