petrale sole

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noun pe·tra·le sole \pə-ˈträ-lē-\

Definition of petrale sole

  1. :  a flounder (Eopsetta jordani) chiefly of the Pacific waters of North America that is an important food fish —called also petrale

Origin and Etymology of petrale sole

petrale probably from Italian dialect, a flatfish


First Known Use: 1953


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