corvina

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noun cor·vi·na \kȯr-ˈvē-nə\

Definition of corvina

  1. :  any of several marine bony fishes (genus Cynoscion of the family Sciaenidae) of the Pacific coast of North America

Origin and Etymology of corvina

American Spanish, from Spanish — more at corbina


First Known Use: 1787

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