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[sey-buh l-fish]
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noun, plural (especially collectively) sa·ble·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) sa·ble·fish·es.
  1. a large, blackish food fish, Anoplopoma fimbria, inhabiting waters of the North Pacific.
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Origin of sablefish

First recorded in 1800–10; sable + fish
Also called blackcod.
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