rock cod

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Recent Examples on the Web For many years, both kinds of toothfish were minor bycatch for ships searching the cold southern waters for marbled and gray rock cod. Tristram Korten, Smithsonian Magazine, "The Hunt for the Modern-Day Pirates Who Steal Millions of Tons of Fish From the Seas," 21 Aug. 2020 And, yes, even the gefilte fish: a custom grind of rock cod and whitefish in a fennel-thyme fumet. Rachel Levin, SFChronicle.com, "Wise Sons’ brisket recipe for Passover," 2 Apr. 2020 For now the balancing act seems to work, as diners order plates of local abalone, rock cod, and wild mushrooms as the sun sets on Big Sur. Ellen Fort, Sunset Magazine, "The Ultimate Mushroom Trip? A Foraging Weekend in Big Sur," 15 Jan. 2020 The signature Celestin's gumbo comes in a deep bowl full of mahogany broth, perfectly cooked seafood (including tender shrimp, rock cod, and just-right scallops, quite a feat), sausage and chicken. Kate Washington, sacbee, "It’s good to be back: Celestin’s revives its particular brand of gumbo and grace," 22 June 2018

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1634, in the meaning defined above

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“Rock cod.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rock%20cod. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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