pile perch

noun

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: a common surf fish (Rhacochilus vacca) dusky with a silvery luster above fading to silver below that is common along sandy shores of the Pacific coast of North America and is a leading market fish of the area
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“Pile perch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pile%20perch. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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