smear dab

noun

Definition of smear dab

: a brown mottled flatfish (Microstomus microcephalus) of the coasts of northern Europe and Iceland that has a slimy skin and is highly esteemed as food also : any of various other flatfishes

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“Smear dab.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/smear%20dab. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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