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weakfish

noun weak·fish \ˈwēk-ˌfish\

Definition of WEAKFISH

1
:  a common marine bony fish (Cynoscion regalis of the family Sciaenidae) of the eastern coast of the United States that is an important sport and food fish —called also sea trout
2
:  any of several fishes congeneric with the weakfish

Origin of WEAKFISH

obsolete Dutch weekvis, from Dutch week soft + vis fish
First Known Use: 1791

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