Georges Bank flounder

noun
Georg·es Bank flounder | \¦jȯr|jə̇z-, ¦jȯ(ə)|\

Definition of Georges Bank flounder 

: a brownish yellow flounder (Pseudopleuronectes americanus dignabilis)

called also lemon sole

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for Georges Bank flounder

from Georges Bank, elevation under the sea east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Georges Bank flounder

Share Georges Bank flounder

Dictionary Entries near Georges Bank flounder

George

George, Lake

Georges Bank

Georges Bank flounder

George Town

Georgetown

georgette

Statistics for Georges Bank flounder

Look-up Popularity

Comments on Georges Bank flounder

What made you want to look up Georges Bank flounder? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to reject or criticize sharply

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!