ocean perch
noun Date: 1943 any of several marine scorpaenid food fishes (genus Sebastes): a. redfish a; also a related food fish (S. fasciatus) b. one (S. alutus) abundant in the northeastern Pacific from Japan to the Bering Sea to southern California

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  • ocean perch — /ˈoʊʃən pɜtʃ/ (say ohshuhn perch) noun (plural ocean perch or ocean perches) → sea perch. Usage: For variation in the plural inflection, see note at fish1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • ocean perch — noun 1. North Atlantic rockfish • Syn: ↑redfish, ↑rosefish • Hypernyms: ↑rockfish 2. large fish of northern Atlantic coasts of America and Europe • Syn: ↑rosefish, ↑Sebastodes mar …   Useful english dictionary

  • ocean perch — didysis jūrinis ešerys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Sebastes marinus angl. hemdurgan; Norway haddock; ocean perch; red bream; redfish; rosefish; snapper rus. золотистый окунь; морской окунь ryšiai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • ocean perch — o′cean perch′ n. ich redfish 1) …   From formal English to slang

  • ocean perch — a market name for redfish species (Sebastes spp., Scorpaenidae) of the western Atlantic Ocean …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • ocean perch — redfish (def. 1). * * *       economically important food fish of the family Scorpaenidae, also known as the redfish (q.v.). * * * …   Universalium

  • Pacific ocean perch — Taxobox name = Pacific ocean perch image width = 250px image caption = Adult S. alutus in the Gulf of Alaska regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Scorpaeniformes familia = Sebastidae genus = Sebastes species = S.… …   Wikipedia

  • Pacific ocean perch — ilgažiomenis jūrinis ešerys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Sebastes alutus angl. longjaw rockfish; Pacific ocean perch rus. грязный морской ёрш; грязный морской оукнь; тихоокеанский клювач ryšiai:… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Perch — Taxobox name = Perch image width = 250px image caption = Yellow perch (Perca flavescens) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Percidae type = Bony Fish genus = Perca genus authority = Linnaeus …   Wikipedia

  • ocean — oceanlike, adj. /oh sheuhn/, n. 1. the vast body of salt water that covers almost three fourths of the earth s surface. 2. any of the geographical divisions of this body, commonly given as the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Antarctic… …   Universalium

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