Coryphaena hippurus
mahimahi mahimahi n. 1. either of two large slender food and game fish ({Coryphaena equisetis} or {Coryphaena hippurus}) of warm waters. They are highly esteemed as food fish, especially in Hawaii. See also {dolphin[2]}.

Syn: dolphin, dolphinfish. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

2. lean-fleshed fish of warm waters, esp. Hawaii.

Syn: dolphinfish. [WordNet 1.5]


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