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white marlin

noun
1.
a small marlin, Tetrapterus albidus, inhabiting the western Atlantic Ocean, pale blue above and silvery below.
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  • Offshore catches include more tuna, numerous white marlin, and dolphin.
  • white marlin and sailfish are catch and release only.
  • Four white marlin releases were reported from the same area.
  • Only blue marlin, white marlin and sailfish are eligible for catch and release points.
  • The boats in the white marlin open this week are taking a pounding as the winds pick up.

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