Atka mackerel

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noun At·ka mackerel \ˈat-kə-, ˈät-\

Definition of Atka mackerel

  1. :  a greenling (Pleurogrammus monopterygius) that is a food fish found in Alaska and adjacent regions

Origin and Etymology of atka mackerel

Atka Island, Alaska


First Known Use: 1884


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