lingcod
lingcod lingcod n. 1. The flesh of a lean-fleshed fish caught off the U.S. Pacific coast. [WordNet sense 1] [WordNet 1.5]

2. A food fish ({Ophiodon elongatus}) of Northern Pacific waters related to greenlings. [WordNet sense 2]

Syn: Ophiodon elongatus. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Lingcod — At Santa Catalina Island, California Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • lingcod — ☆ lingcod [liŋ′käd΄] n. pl. lingcod or lingcods [ LING1 + COD ] a large greenling fish (Ophiodon elongatus) of the N Pacific …   English World dictionary

  • lingcod — /ling kod /, n., pl. lingcods, (esp. collectively) lingcod. a large mouthed game fish, Ophiodon elongatus, of the North Pacific, related to the greenling. Also, ling cod. Also called cultus. [1880 85; LING1 + COD1] * * * Commercially popular fish …   Universalium

  • lingcod — dantytasis terpūgas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Ophiodon elongatus angl. blue cod; buffalo cod; card; codfish; cultus; cultus cod; green leopard cod; lingcod; skillfish; white cod rus. змеезуб;… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • lingcod — noun Date: 1940 a large often greenish fleshed fish (Ophiodon elongatus) of the Pacific coast of North America that is an important food and sport fish and belongs to the same family as the greenlings …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lingcod — [ lɪŋkɒd] noun (plural same) a large slender greenish brown fish with golden spots, of the Pacific coast of North America. [Ophiodon elongatus.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • lingcod — ling•cod [[t]ˈlɪŋˌkɒd[/t]] n. pl. cods, (esp. collectively) cod. ich a large mouthed game fish, Ophiodon elongatus, of the N Pacific, related to the greenling • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • lingcod — noun 1. the lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States • Hypernyms: ↑saltwater fish • Part Holonyms: ↑Ophiodon elongatus 2. food fish of the northern Pacific related to greenlings • Syn: ↑Ophiodon elongatus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ophiodon elongatus — lingcod lingcod n. 1. The flesh of a lean fleshed fish caught off the U.S. Pacific coast. [WordNet sense 1] [WordNet 1.5] 2. A food fish ({Ophiodon elongatus}) of Northern Pacific waters related to greenlings. [WordNet sense 2] Syn: Ophiodon… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hexagrammidae — Taxobox name = Hexagrammidae image caption = Lingcod, Ophiodon elongatus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Scorpaeniformes subordo = Hexagrammoidei familia = Hexagrammidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision …   Wikipedia

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