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porkfish

[ pawrk-fish, pohrk- ]
/ ˈpɔrkˌfɪʃ, ˈpoʊrk- /
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noun, plural pork·fish·es, (especially collectively) pork·fish.
a black and gold grunt, Anisotremus virginicus, of West Indian waters.
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Origin of porkfish

An Americanism dating back to 1725–35; pork + fish
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