any of several yellow to coppery fork-tailed fishes of the genus Seriola, as S. dumerili of warm Atlantic waters.
- Also called amberfish.
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How to use amberjack in a sentence
It took me twenty-five minutes to subdue a forty-pound amberjack.Tales of Fishes | Zane Grey
British Dictionary definitions for amberjack
any of several large carangid fishes of the genus Seriola, esp S. dumerili, with golden markings when young, occurring in tropical and subtropical Atlantic waters
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