noun, plural (especially collectively) group·er·er, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species), group·ers.
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Under a coral ledge, a day octopus and a brown-marbled grouper meet.
The grouper dives into the hollow, looking for fish whose escape routes have been blocked.
When the grouper is tender and the sauce is slightly thickened and flavorful, 20 to 25 minutes, and turn off the heat.
My top fish recommendation for this recipe is grouper; it has flesh that cooks and keeps together in the sauce.
This beautiful grouper rivals the rock hind in its gay and varied coloration.Bass, Pike, Perch, and Others|James Alexander Henshall
I hardly think a grouper would attack anything as large as a dog out in the open sea.The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries|Francis Rolt-Wheeler
"That's a red grouper," said the captain, sparing a glance from his own captive.The Boy Chums Cruising in Florida Waters|Wilmer M. Ely
We got out our fishing-lines, and caught some deep sea-fish, of the grouper species.Memoirs of Service Afloat, During the War Between the States|Raphael Semmes
Varieties of fish are found here, beautiful to the eye and delicious to the taste: of these, the best is the red grouper.Frank Mildmay|Captain Frederick Marryat