ocean whitefish

noun

Definition of ocean whitefish

: a large showy brownish food and sport fish (Caulolatilus princeps) found along the warmer parts of the Pacific coast from Peru to central California — see blanquillo

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“Ocean whitefish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ocean%20whitefish. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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