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n. pl. lingcod or ling·cods
A large, northern Pacific food fish (Ophiodon elongatus) of the family Hexagrammidae, having an elongated greenish-gray body.
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n, pl -cod or -cods
(Animals) any scorpaenoid food fish of the family Ophiodontidae, esp Ophiodon elongatus, of the N Pacific Ocean
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n., pl. -cods, (esp. collectively) -cod.
a large-mouthed game fish, Ophiodon elongatus, of the N Pacific, related to the greenling.
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|Noun||1.||lingcod - the lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States|
saltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as food
|2.||lingcod - food fish of the northern Pacific related to greenlings|
lingcod - the lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States
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