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opaleye

[ oh-puhl-ahy ]
/ ˈoʊ pəlˌaɪ /
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noun, plural o·pal·eyes, (especially collectively) o·pal·eye.
a green game fish, Girella nigricans, common off rocky shores from California southward, having opalescent blue eyes.
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Also called greenfish.

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