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n. - Large long-jawed oceanic sport fishes.

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  • Seems like this might be a full-day outing, just to have one shot at a frikkin 'marlin.
  • Outside the tournament arena, for Florida anglers who spend long hours on the blue water, a marlin is a matter of time and luck.
  • My marlin is a 336C with a 24 inch barrel.
  • An untitled marlin by Martin Wöhrl at the Spencer Brownstone Gallery.
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