blackfin

noun
black·​fin | \ ˈblak-ˌfin \
plural blackfins

Definition of blackfin

2 : blackfin tuna Blackfins generally run smaller than the other tunas; a really large one weighs 40 pounds.— Susan Cocking, Miami Herald, 15 Apr. 2011

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First Known Use of blackfin

1875, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Blackfin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blackfin. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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