black bass definition

  • noun:
    • any one of a number of united states freshwater online game fishes associated with genus Micropterus, such as the largemouth and smallmouth bass.
    • a number of sunfish belonging to Micropterus dolomieu.
    • A centrarchoid American seafood for the genus Micropterus.
    • A local title, along portions of Pacific coastline of united states of america, of a scorp├Žnoid seafood, Sebastichthys melanops, or black rock-fish.
    • bluish black-striped water bass of Atlantic shore of the usa
    • widely distributed and highly prized US freshwater game fishes (sunfish household)
  • others:
    • An edible, fresh-water fish of the United States, of the genus Micropterus. The small-mouthed kind is Micropterus dolomie─ź; the large-mouthed is Micropterus salmoides.
    • the ocean bass. See Blackfish, 3.

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