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ocean perch

noun

Definition of OCEAN PERCH

:  any of several marine scorpaenid food fishes (genus Sebastes):
a :  redfish a; also :  a related food fish (S. fasciatus)
b :  one (S. alutus) abundant in the northeastern Pacific from Japan to the Bering Sea to southern California
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First Known Use of OCEAN PERCH

1943

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