fathead


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Redfish \Red"fish`\ (r[e^]d"f[i^]sh`), n. (Zool.)
   (a) The blueback salmon of the North Pacific; -- called also
       nerka. See Blueback
   (b) .
   (b) The rosefish.
   (c) A large California labroid food fish ({Trochocopus
       pulcher}); -- called also fathead.
   (d) The red bass, red drum, or drumfish. See the Note under
       Drumfish.
       [1913 Webster]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Fathead \Fat"head`\, n. (Zool.)
   (a) A cyprinoid fish of the Mississippi valley ({Pimephales
       promelas}); -- called also black-headed minnow.
   (b) A labroid food fish of California; the redfish.
       [1913 Webster]
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