blanquillo

noun blan·qui·llo \ bläŋ‧ˈkē(ˌ)(y)ō \

Definition of blanquillo

plural -s
: a marine fish of the percoid family Branchiostegidae including several important food fishes (such as the ocean whitefish and the tilefish)

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Origin and Etymology of blanquillo

Spanish, from blanco white (from Old Spanish, from Old French blanc) + -illo, diminutive suffix


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