food fish

noun
any fish used for food by human beings.

Origin:
1860–65

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Example sentences
Catfish are one of the dominant food fish, popular in aquaculture, and
  frequently the basis of community-level fisheries.
Others dynamite the reefs to blast food fish to the surface.
Such a hype about a fish that many countries consider a regular food fish.
Say you had a natural history museum specimen in your hand, and you put a
  little tiny food fish in its mouth.
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