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corbina

[kawr-bee-nuh] /kɔrˈbi nə/
noun
1.
a game fish, Menticirrhus undulatus, of the croaker family, inhabiting Pacific coastal waters of North America.
2.
any of various related fish.
Also, corvina.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; < Spanish corvina, feminine of corvino < Latin corvīnus corvine; so named from its color
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  • Anglers can fish for perch, corbina, grunion and yellow-fin croaker.
  • Surf fishermen often catch barred perch, cabezon and corbina from the beach.
  • Anglers fish for perch, corbina, grunion and yellow-fin croaker.

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