black perch

noun

Definition of black perch

: any of various dark-colored saltwater or freshwater fishes: such as
a chiefly Midland : smallmouth black bass
d : a common surf fish (Embiotoca jacksoni) of the Pacific coast

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“Black perch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black%20perch. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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