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(Animals) any teleost food fish of the family Mugilidae, mostly occurring in coastal regions, having a spindle-shaped body and a broad fleshy mouth. US name: mullet Compare red mullet
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|Noun||1.||grey mullet - highly valued lean flesh of marine or freshwater mullet|
gray mullet, grey mullet, mullet - freshwater or coastal food fishes a spindle-shaped body; found worldwide
fish - the flesh of fish used as food; "in Japan most fish is eaten raw"; "after the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat"; "they have a chef who specializes in fish"
|2.||grey mullet - freshwater or coastal food fishes a spindle-shaped body; found worldwide|