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Definition of Cobia

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large bony game or food fish with dark stripes
Cobia Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
An oceanic fish of large size (Elacate canada); the crabeater; -- called also bonito, cubbyyew, coalfish, and sergeant fish.
  
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cobia
\co"bi*a\ (?), n. (zo?l.) an oceanic fish of large size (elacate canada); the crabeater; -- called also bonito, cubbyyew, coalfish, and sergeant fish.
cobia
n : large dark-striped tropical food and game fish related to remoras; found worldwide in coastal to open waters [syn: rachycentron canadum, sergeant fish]



WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. large dark-striped tropical food and game fish related to remoras; found worldwide in coastal to open waters
(synonym) Rachycentron canadum, sergeant fish
(hypernym) percoid fish, percoid, percoidean
(member-holonym) Rachycentron, genus Rachycentron
Cobia Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The cobia (Rachycentron canadum) is a species of perciform marine fish, the only representative of the genus Rachycentron and the family Rachycentridae. Other common names include black kingfish, black salmon, ling, lemonfish, crabeater, prodigal son and aruan tasek.

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