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blackfin

[blak-fin] /ˈblækˌfɪn/
noun
1.
a cisco, Coregonus nigripinnis, found in the Great Lakes.
Also called blackfin cisco.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75, Americanism; black + fin
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  • For those who could stomach the rough water, blackfin tuna made the strongest showing.
  • During the last offshore trip, yellowfin and blackfin tuna were reported.
  • The offshore fleet was able to find blackfin and yellowfin tuna, and king mackerel.
  • These included blackfin tuna, amberjack, grouper and tilefish.

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