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milkfish

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noun milk·fish \ˈmilk-ˌfish\

Definition of milkfish

  1. :  a large fork-tailed silvery herbivorous food fish (Chanos chanos) of warm parts of the Pacific and Indian oceans that is the sole living representative of its family (Chanidae)




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