sea bass

noun

Definition of sea bass

  1. 1 :  any of numerous marine bony fishes (family Serranidae) that are usually smaller and more active than the groupers; especially :  a food and sport fish (Centropristis striata) of the Atlantic coast of the U.S.

  2. 2 :  any of numerous croakers or drums including noted sport and food fishes

First Known Use of sea bass

1765



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