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big·eye

 (bĭg′ī′)
n.
1. Any of several tropical marine fishes of the family Priacanthidae, having large eyes and reddish scales.
2. A bigeye tuna.

bigeye

(ˈbɪɡˌaɪ)
n, pl -eye or -eyes
(Animals) any tropical or subtropical red marine percoid fish of the family Priacanthidae, having very large eyes and rough scales

big•eye

(ˈbɪgˌaɪ)

n., pl. (esp. collectively) -eye, (esp. for kinds or species) -eyes.
any of several red fishes of the family Priacanthidae, of warm Pacific seas, having an oval body and large eyes.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bigeye - red fishes of American coastal tropical waters having very large eyes and rough scales
percoid, percoid fish, percoidean - any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes
genus Priacanthus, Priacanthus - type genus of the Priacanthidae
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