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food fish

n.
A fish that may be used as food for humans.
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Noun1.food fish - any fish used for food by human beingsfood fish - any fish used for food by human beings
fish - any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; "the shark is a large fish"; "in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish"
bottom fish, groundfish - fish that live on the sea bottom (particularly the commercially important gadoid fish like cod and haddock, or flatfish like flounder)
barracouta, snoek - a large marine food fish common on the coasts of Australia, New Zealand, and southern Africa
shad - herring-like food fishes that migrate from the sea to fresh water to spawn
Clupea harangus, herring - commercially important food fish of northern waters of both Atlantic and Pacific
sardine - any of various small edible herring or related food fishes frequently canned
salmon - any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn
trout - any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons
whitefish - silvery herring-like freshwater food fish of cold lakes of the northern hemisphere
sea bass - any of various food and sport fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States having an elongated body and long spiny dorsal fin
snapper - any of several large sharp-toothed marine food and sport fishes of the family Lutjanidae of mainly tropical coastal waters
tunny, tuna - any very large marine food and game fish of the genus Thunnus; related to mackerel; chiefly of warm waters
sole - right-eyed flatfish; many are valued as food; most common in warm seas especially European
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North America and Europe have a larger consumption of pharmaceuticals, supplements and functional food fish oils, collectively accounting for about two-thirds of the global revenues for these applications.
North America and Europe have larger consumption of pharmaceutical and supplements & functional food fish oils; collectively accounting for about two-third of global revenues for these applications.
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pdf) projects that aquaculture will provide close to two-thirds of global food fish by 2030.
This sector is confronted with serious inadequacies of planning, funding and management despite being one of the most rapidly growing sectors of the global agricultural economy and despite being the only solution to the global availability of food fish," he said.
This continuing range expansion is largely attributed to the aquarium fish industry although its use as a food fish or live angling bait are also thought to be contributing factors.
NOAA Fisheries' own Offshore Aquaculture Plan, adopted four years ago and tentatively moving forward, envisions the prospect of fostering up to 20 offshore operations out in the Gulf that would produce 64 million pounds of food fish.
In 2010, one-third of fishmeal production came from fish trimmings and other food fish production wastes.
FAST FOOD FISH AND CHICKEN RESTAURANT LOCATED ON A MAJOR EAST WEST ROAD IN POMPANO BEACH.
WRI adds that as the East Asian economy has boomed in recent decades, live reef food fish has become a trade worth $1 billion annually.
Ich is considered the most prevalent parasite worldwide in ornamental fish, baitfish, and food fish," says Straus, an aquatic toxicologist at the Harry K.