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1. (Roman Catholic Church) not containing flesh, and so permissible as food on days of religious abstinence: maigre food.
2. (Roman Catholic Church) of or designating such a day
[C17: from French: thin; see meagre]
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|Noun||1.||maigre - large European marine food fish |
sciaenid, sciaenid fish - widely distributed family of carnivorous percoid fishes having a large air bladder used to produce sound
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