Definition of winter flounder in English:

winter flounder

Syllabification: win·ter floun·der

noun

  • A common flatfish of the western Atlantic, having cryptic gray-brown coloration and popular as food in winter in North America.
    • Pseudopleuronectes americanus, family Pleuronectidae
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    • In a more recent data base search, we found a possible homologue of Styelins in a vertebrate-the winter flounder, Pseudopleuronectes americanus.
    • Some of the fish should be firm-fleshed and gelatinous like halibut, eel, and winter flounder, and some tender and flaky like hake, baby cod, small pollock, and lemon sole.

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