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rosefish

[rohz-fish] /ˈroʊzˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) rosefish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) rosefishes.
1.
redfish (def 1).
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25, Americanism; rose1 + fish
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rosefish

/ˈrəʊzˌfɪʃ/
noun (pl) -fish, -fishes
1.
a red scorpaenid food fish, Sebastes marinus, of North Atlantic coastal waters
2.
any of various other red fishes
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