any fish that is not valued as a sport fish or considered a significant source of food by sport fishers.
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- rough endoplasmic reticulum,
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- rough lemon,
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Origin of rough fish
First recorded in 1835–45
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a fish that is neither a sport fish nor useful as food or bait for sport fish
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