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A large food and game fish (Rachycentron canadum) of tropical and subtropical seas, having a dark brown body and a projecting lower jaw. Also called sergeant fish.
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(Animals) a large dark-striped percoid game fish, Rachycentron canadum, of tropical and subtropical seas: family Rachycentridae
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co•bi•a(ˈkoʊ bi ə)
n., pl. -bi•as.
a large, perchlike game fish, Rachycentron canadum, of warm and temperate seas.
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|Noun||1.||cobia - large dark-striped tropical food and game fish related to remoras; found worldwide in coastal to open waters|
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