Definition of greenfish

: any of several variably greenish or bluish fishes: such as
a : pollack
c : an opaleye (Girella nigricans)

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First Known Use of greenfish

1743, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of greenfish was in 1743

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“Greenfish.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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