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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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lingcod - the lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United Stateslingcod - the lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States
Ophiodon elongatus, lingcod - food fish of the northern Pacific related to greenlings
saltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as food
2.lingcod - food fish of the northern Pacific related to greenlingslingcod - food fish of the northern Pacific related to greenlings
genus Ophiodon, Ophiodon - a genus of Ophiodontidae
scorpaenoid, scorpaenoid fish - fishes having the head armored with bony plates
lingcod - the lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States
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Waterfall Resort is all about fishing, calling itself "the hub of fishermen for over a century." Prince of Wales is ideally situated where "nutrient-rich spring runoff and a confluence of ocean currents attract millions of bait fish, which in turn feed vast populations of halibut, lingcod, and rockfish--as well as the extraordinary annual returns of king and silver salmon," the resort states.
With the partnership, Smart Axiata is responding to the growing number of Chinese visitors to Cambodia, enabling them to stay connected with their friends and family and enjoy unlimited entertainment in their own language via the Lingcod TV application.
This year's Traslacion theme is "Hinirang at Pinili upang maging lingcod niya," which gives emphasis in the celebration of the Year of the Youth which was declared by the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines, in preparation for the 500 years of the first baptism in the Philippines in 2021.
Saltwater species charters for halibut, rockfish, and lingcod leave the Homer sportfishing docks daily at 6:30 AM.
TV boxes BossTV (9%), Ubox (7%), EVPad (6%), Lingcod (5%), and Magic Box (4%), which come pre-loaded with applications allowing 'plug-and-play' access to pirated content, are among the most popular ISDs amongst Hong Kong consumers.
Dinner for two -- try the warm halloumi cheese salad, spicy Fernet-roasted nuts and grilled lingcod -- including beverages, costs about CA$131.
Anglers may no longer catch or retain lingcod, any species of rockfish, cabezon, greenling or other bottomfish.
For example, in the northeast Pacific Ocean, lingcod (Ophiodon elongatus) are widely believed to participate in seasonal nearshore-offshore spawning migrations (Jagielo, 1990, 1995), and in some regions (e.g., Puget Sound), recreational fisheries that target lingcod are managed to protect nearshore spawning fish (Palsson et al.
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In this study, we acoustically tagged 79 rockfishes and lingcod from three oil platforms in the east Santa Barbara Channel and translocated them to a natural reef inside a state marine reserve at Anacapa Island to determine whether individuals would home back to their platforms of capture, or take up residency at their new location.
There he takes on two local veterans in a race to catch halibut and lingcod.