red hind

noun

Definition of red hind

1 : a grouper (Epinephelus guttatus) ranging from the Carolinas to Brazil having red spots, being variably colored but usually light gray, tannish yellow, or whitish, and being important as a food fish in Cuba

called also cabrilla

2 : graysby

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“Red hind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/red%20hind. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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