hogfish definition

  • noun:
    • A colorful seafood (Lachnolaimus maximus) of hot Atlantic waters, having an extended snout within the adult male.
    • See pigfish.
    • An edible types of wrasse, discovered around south Florida
    • The pigfish or sailor's-choice.
    • An American freshwater seafood, the sign perch.
    • a big, red, spiny-headed, European marine fish (Scorpaena scrofa).
    • A large West Indian and Florida food fish (Lachnolæmus).
    • The pigfish or sailor's-choice.
    • An American fresh-water fish; the log perch.
    • a big, purple, spiny-headed, European marine seafood (Scorpæna scrofa).
    • a well known name of numerous fishes.
    • the typical porpoise or sea-pig, Phocœna communis.
    • found from Long Island southward
    • big wrasse of western Atlantic; head of male resembles a pig's snout

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