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greenling

[green-ling] /ˈgrin lɪŋ/
noun
1.
any spiny-finned food fish of the genus Hexagrammos, of North Pacific coasts.
Origin of greenling
late Middle English
1400-1450
late Middle English word dating back to 1400-50; See origin at green, -ling1
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British Dictionary definitions for greenling

greenling

/ˈɡriːnlɪŋ/
noun
1.
any scorpaenoid food fish of the family Hexagrammidae of the North Pacific Ocean
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