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gray mullet

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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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Noun1.grey mullet - highly valued lean flesh of marine or freshwater mulletgrey 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
percoid, percoid fish, percoidean - any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes
family Mugilidae, Mugilidae - grey mullets
Mugil cephalus, striped mullet - most important commercial mullet in eastern United States
Mugil curema, white mullet - silvery mullet of Atlantic and Pacific coasts
liza, Mugil liza - similar to the striped mullet and takes its place in the Caribbean region
gray mullet, grey mullet, mullet - highly valued lean flesh of marine or freshwater mullet
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Parasites and diseases of the grey mullet (Mugilidae) with special reference to the seas of the near east.
A procedural guide to induce spawning in grey mullet (Mugil cephalus L.).