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blackfish

Line breaks: black|fish
Pronunciation: /ˈblakfɪʃ
 
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Definition of blackfish in English:

noun (plural same or blackfishes)

1Any of a number of dark-coloured fish:
Example sentences
  • Next in order of estimation come two somewhat smaller species, both of the genus Actinopyga: the blackfish and the deep-water redfish.
  • Many people criticize the eating qualities of tailor and blackfish but if treated the same way as dart, they are top table fish.
  • Much of our traditional winter run of bream, tailor and blackfish have gone and we wait for the good whiting and flathead of the summer months.
2 another term for pilot whale.

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