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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. North Atlantic rockfish;
[syn: redfish, rosefish, ocean perch]

2. large fish of northern Atlantic coasts of America and Europe;
[syn: rosefish, ocean perch, Sebastodes marinus]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Rosefish \Rose"fish`\, n. (Zool.) A large marine scorpaenoid food fish (Sebastes marinus) found on the northern coasts of Europe and America. called also red perch, hemdurgan, Norway haddok, and also, erroneously, snapper, bream, and bergylt. [1913 Webster] Note: When full grown it is usually bright rose-red or orange-red; the young are usually mottled with red and ducky brown. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

rosefish n 1: North Atlantic rockfish [syn: redfish, rosefish, ocean perch] 2: large fish of northern Atlantic coasts of America and Europe [syn: rosefish, ocean perch, Sebastodes marinus]