rock hind

noun

Definition of rock hind

: a red-spotted tan to olive-brown grouper (Epinephelus adscensionis) of the western Atlantic especially from Massachusetts to southeastern Brazil

First Known Use of rock hind

circa 1867, in the meaning defined above

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“Rock hind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rock%20hind. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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