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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. Australian food fish having a pinkish body with blue spots;
[syn: snapper, Chrysophrys auratus]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gilthead \Gilt"head`\, n. (Zool.) A marine fish. The name is applied to two species: (a) The Pagrus auratus (syn. Chrysophrys auratus), a valuable food fish common in the Mediterranean (so named from its golden-colored head); -- called also giltpoll. (b) The Crenilabrus melops, of the British coasts; -- called also golden maid, conner, sea partridge. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Chrysophrys auratus n 1: Australian food fish having a pinkish body with blue spots [syn: snapper, Chrysophrys auratus]