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n. - Food fish of the northern Pacific; The lean flesh of a fish caught off the Pacific coast of the United States.

Usage examples (35)
  • His favorite catch may have been something called a lingcod, "a really cool-looking fish that look like dragons and you have to drag them up from the bottom of the ocean."
  • Rinella hunts for crayfish and frogs and snapping turtle in his native Michigan, big game in Montana and Alaska, eels in New York, and lingcod and octopus on the Alaska...
  • High hopes for coastal lingcod fishery | Outdoors notebook
  • March 19: Ilwaco, Westport and LaPush reopens for lingcod fishing; for more
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