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tuna fish

n.
See tuna1.
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Noun1.tuna fish - important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridaetuna fish - important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks
tunny, tuna - any very large marine food and game fish of the genus Thunnus; related to mackerel; chiefly of warm waters
saltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as food
albacore - relatively small tuna with choice white flesh; major source of canned tuna
bonito - flesh of mostly Pacific food fishes of the genus Sarda of the family Scombridae; related to but smaller than tuna
bluefin, bluefin tuna - flesh of very large tuna
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Meanwhile, Dr Afif said the state government planned to rebuild the tuna fish industry as it has great potential and could bring high returns.
Oman Fisheries said its first quarter earnings were also impacted by a number of restrictions imposed on export of tuna fish in whole round form by regulatory authorities since the beginning of this year.
Landero on the giving of one whole tuna fish and of Mrs.
The event ended with the audience members being invited to taste the sushi Ashida prepared using Tuna fish.
'The Maritime Industry Authority and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources [BFAR] are [also] not doing their job because they cannot even regulate the tuna fishing owners to report and scale their tuna fish catch at the GenSan Fishing Port Development Authority for recording and that is why both government offices have no idea of how much fish catch of these handline tuna fishing owners they have,'Fajurano said.
On the festival's opening night, he entertained fans with a demonstration on preparing a 175-pound tuna fish. He later spoke to the media giving an insight into preparing fish, participating in QIFF and some personal trivia.
Tuna fish is cheap, healthy, and dare I say, delicious, but tuna consumption in the United States(https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2014/08/18/how-america-fell-out-of-love-with-canned-tuna/?utm_term=.6aba4bdbe862)  has dropped dramatically in the past few decades due to fears of mercury poisoning.
Not only does it provide more employment (since typically one would need a large crew to help catch fish with a hook and line), it is also environmentally safe as it ensures the capture of only target tuna fish and not other marine life such as sharks, sailfish, turtles and even whales.
On board the KM Tuna Mandiri, police found 300 tuna fish, 24 small boats, 48 fishing tools, a GPS unit and 2 radio units.
Diners at the resort will be able to savour four unique ways of enjoying local Phuket tuna fish, caught in the Andaman Sea waters off the beachfront resort.
The item used for the experimental design was canned tuna fish, a product on the market that is already exhibiting various kinds of certification related to social and environmental attributes.
ERZyNCAN (CyHAN)- A 35 kilograms of tuna fish which was caught a group of fishermen in Turkish eastern province of Erzincan on Thursday, which drew great interest.