Definition of tenpounder in English:

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tenpounder

Pronunciation: /ˈtenˌpoundər/

noun

A large, silvery-blue, herringlike fish of tropical seas that is popular as a game fish. Also called ladyfish.
  • Elops saurus (or machnata) , family Elopidae
Example sentences
  • Common names in the English language are ladyfish, big-eyed herring, bonefish, fiddler, skipjack, springer, and tenpounder.
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