saltwater fish

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Noun1.saltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as foodsaltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as food
seafood - edible fish (broadly including freshwater fish) or shellfish or roe etc
sea bream, bream - flesh of any of various saltwater fishes of the family Sparidae or the family Bramidae
sea bass, bass - the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae
grouper - flesh of a saltwater fish similar to sea bass
croaker - the lean flesh of a saltwater fish caught along Atlantic coast of southern U.S.
whiting - flesh of any of a number of slender food fishes especially of Atlantic coasts of North America
whiting - flesh of a cod-like fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe
cusk - the lean flesh of a cod-like fish of North Atlantic waters
dolphinfish, mahimahi - the lean flesh of a saltwater fish found in warm waters (especially in Hawaii)
monkfish - flesh of a large-headed anglerfish of the Atlantic waters of North America
tuna fish, tunny, tuna - important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks
mackerel - flesh of very important usually small (to 18 in) fatty Atlantic fish
pompano - flesh of pompano; warm-water fatty fish
blowfish, puffer, pufferfish, sea squab - delicacy that is highly dangerous because of a potent nerve poison in ovaries and liver
herring - valuable flesh of fatty fish from shallow waters of northern Atlantic or Pacific; usually salted or pickled
kingfish - the lean flesh of any of several fish caught off the Atlantic coast of the United States
lingcod - the lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States
bluefish - fatty bluish flesh of bluefish
swordfish - flesh of swordfish usually served as steaks
butterfish - any of numerous small flat Atlantic food fish having smooth skin
codfish, cod - lean white flesh of important North Atlantic food fish; usually baked or poached
pollack, pollock - lean white flesh of North Atlantic fish; similar to codfish
porgy, scup - lean flesh of fish found in warm waters of southern Atlantic coast of the United States
scup - flesh of fish found in colder waters of northern Atlantic coast of the United States
flatfish - sweet lean whitish flesh of any of numerous thin-bodied fish; usually served as thin fillets
rockfish - the lean flesh of any of various valuable market fish caught among rocks
sailfish - a saltwater fish with lean flesh
weakfish - lean flesh of food and game fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States
pilchard, sardine - small fatty fish usually canned
snapper - flesh of any of various important food fishes of warm seas
red rockfish - red flesh of large food fish of Pacific coast
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Shortly after identification of GBS ST283 as the cause of the outbreak, these data supported implementing a ban on the sale of ready-to-eat (RTE) dishes containing raw freshwater fish, as well as imposing additional requirements for sale of RTE raw fish dishes made with saltwater fish (13).
Saltwater Fish doubles up as Fenwick's fish counter, so he has access to a matchless array of quality fish.
Asked: Anglers who've reached the 10 Fish Club, in the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's new Saltwater Fish Life List award program.
Both new venues, Fuego and Saltwater Fish Company, are housed within the award-winning Fenwick Food Hall.
So the mere suggestion of new restrictions being placed on the saltwater fish has generated heated discussion along the coast - with some claiming that small-time fishermen will be pushed out to make way for richer anglers.
The project is designed to be a model of how saltwater fish farms can cost-effectively recycle all of their waste--a goal commercial-scale aquaculture has yet to achieve.
61.2 percent of aquaculture production was from saltwater fish, the board said.
Saltwater fish such as cod and flounder have thicker bones than their freshwater cousins such as catfish and trout.
In other agreements, the European Commission has struck a trade deal with Argentina that will cut EU import duties for Argentine exports of frozen saltwater fish fillets to 11.4%; and many other frozen saltwater fish products, such as livers and roes to 12.4%.
They reported in the March Biological Conservation that this species is among the top 10 saltwater fish, in terms of profitability, to the U.S.
Tom Strenta, Dyn-O-Mat's head of product development, says the company has even experimented with dumping the chemical in the office's saltwater fish tank "The sea life has been living in it for four years without problems," he says.