[blahng-keel-yoh; Spanish blahng-kee-lyaw, -kee-yaw]
- any of several game fishes of the genus Caulolatilus, related to the tilefishes.
Origin of blanquillo
< Spanish equivalent to blanc(o) white (see blank) + -illo < Latin -illus diminutive suffix
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