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sea bream

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noun
any of numerous marine sparid fishes, as Pagellus centrodontus, inhabiting waters off the coasts of Europe.
a porgy, Archosargus rhomboidalis, inhabiting the Atlantic Ocean.
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Origin of sea bream

First recorded in 1520–30
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sea bream

noun
any sparid fish, esp Pagellus centrodontus, of European seas, valued as a food fish
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