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Redfish \Red"fish`\ (r[e^]d"f[i^]sh`), n. (Zo["o]l.)

  1. The blueback salmon of the North Pacific; -- called also nerka. See Blueback

  2. . (b) The rosefish.

  3. A large California labroid food fish ( Trochocopus pulcher); -- called also fathead.

  4. The red bass, red drum, or drumfish. See the Note under Drumfish.

Usage examples of "nerka".

Her lover carved her another one, this time with two nerka instead of one.