cabezon

noun cab·e·zon
variants: or cabezone \ˈkabəˌzōn\

Definition of cabezon

plural -s
1 or less commonly cabazone
a : a large green-fleshed edible sculpin (Scorpaenichthys marmoratus) of the Pacific coast of North America
b : a smaller related fish (Leptocottus armatus) of southern California
2 : a croaker (Larimus breviceps) of the West Indies and southwest Atlantic ocean having a short thick head and a nearly verticle mouth

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Origin and Etymology of cabezon

Spanish cabezón, augmentative of cabeza head, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin capitia, from Latin capit-, caput


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