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Synonyms for kingfish

the lean flesh of any of several fish caught off the Atlantic coast of the United States

large edible mackerel of temperate United States coastal Atlantic waters

small silvery marine food fish found off California

any of several food and game fishes of the drum family indigenous to warm Atlantic waters of the North American coast

large game fish of Australia and New Zealand

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The ban will remain in effect until October 15 and is aimed at boosting the stock of kingfish in the country.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries issued this decision to maintain stocks of kingfish, regularise the fishing operation, avoid depletion of kingfish stocks and reducing pressure on catching them to ensure balance between stocks and caught quantities in the Sultanate.
Weakfish, southern kingfish, and Atlantic croaker commonly occur along the eastern coast of the United States, residing in shallow waters over bottoms of sand or sandy mud.
Altamont and Kingfish will support the target in its future development, Altamont managing director Casey Lynch and Kingfish founder Christian Dubiel said in comments.
Fishes like sherry, hamour and kingfish are extremely popular in the UAE.
It is what you would call a Kingfish in the Gulf -- but we can't call it that because there are so many different Kingfish that it is confusing
Each day, his mother, Lucia, and other women from the neighborhood, as well as a smattering of the neighborhood kids and teenagers, would clamber into the back of Kingfish's battered pickup, and Kingfish would haul them out to one of the farms that lay just beyond town, where they would spend the day picking.
I am Huey the Kingfish (6) allotting to each his private parts and to myself my own Kingdom which is the earth.
Ghalum Rasul, of Sabell Road, Smethwick, owner of the Kingfish Kebab House in Birmingham Road, admitted three food hygiene offences when he appeared before west Bromwich magistrates yesterday.
Clean Seas already has 3200 tonnes of yellowtail kingfish growing in pens in Spencer Gulf.
Yellowtail kingfish is a sustainable pelagic species that is popular in Japan, where it is eaten as sushi and known as hiramasa.
In Kingfish he wonders how a man who did so much harm could also have done so much good.
Case in point: Black Spectrum Theatre of Queens branches out to Brooklyn with its production of Kingfish, Amos and Andy.
Phillips credited a two-year-old crime-busting initiative dubbed Operation Kingfish as the main reason for the reduction in criminal activity.