sea bream

any of numerous marine sparid fishes, as Pagellus centrodontus, inhabiting waters off the coasts of Europe.
a porgy, Archosargus rhomboidalis, inhabiting the Atlantic Ocean.

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sea bream
any sparid fish, esp Pagellus centrodontus, of European seas, valued as a food fish

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Dinner of sea bream, rice, brittle fried lotus leaves.
The sea bream shimmers with freshness in its box of shaved ice.
Sea bream, plaice and shark as well as sea snails and prawns can be found on daily menus.
Main courses may include whole lemon sole in browned butter or delicate pan-seared sea bream.
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