Meaning of blackfish

black•fish

Pronunciation: (blak'fish"), [key]
— pl. -fish, -fish•es.
  1. any of various dark-colored fishes, as the tautog, Tautoga onitis, or the sea bass, Centropristes striatus.
  2. a small, freshwater food fish, Dallia pectoralis, found in Alaska and Siberia, noted for its ability to survive frozen in ice.
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