red rock cod

red rock cod
noun
1. : any of numerous pinkish or red rockfishes (genus Sebastodes) of considerable importance as market fishes along the Pacific coast of No. America — called also red cod
2. : a fish (Scorpaena cruenta) of southern Australia, Tasmania, and New Zealand related to the American red rock cods

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  • red cod — noun 1. : a gadid food fish (Physiculus bachus) of Australia and New Zealand that is reddish gray above and pink beneath but quickly becomes red when removed from the water 2. : red rock cod …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Cod fishery — Cod Cod, n. [Cf. G. gadde, and (in Heligoland) gadden, L. gadus merlangus.] (Zo[ o]l.) An important edible fish ({Gadus morrhua}), taken in immense numbers on the northern coasts of Europe and America. It is especially abundant and large on the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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