Bluefin-tuna

bluefin tuna

[bloo-fin]
noun
a large tuna, Thunnus thynnus, common in temperate seas.

Origin:
1920–25; blue + fin

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bluefin tuna

noun
1. flesh of very large tuna [syn: bluefin
2. largest tuna; to 1500 pounds; of mostly temperate seas: feed in polar regions but breed in tropics [syn: bluefin
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