rock hind

rock hind

noun
a small, orange-spotted grouper, Epinephelus adscensionis, inhabiting warm seas from North Carolina to Brazil, especially in the West Indies, and fished as food.

Origin:
1865–70

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rock hind

noun
found around rocky coasts or on reefs 
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