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cobia

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noun co·bia \ˈkō-bē-ə\

Definition of cobia

  1. :  a large bony fish (Rachycentron canadum of the family Rachycentridae) of warm seas that is a food and sport fish



Origin and Etymology of cobia

origin unknown


First Known Use: circa 1873


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