scup

Definitions of scup
  1. noun
    porgy of southern Atlantic coastal waters of North America
    synonyms: Stenotomus aculeatus, southern porgy, southern scup
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    porgy
    important deep-bodied food and sport fish of warm and tropical coastal waters; found worldwide
  2. noun
    found in Atlantic coastal waters of North America from South Carolina to Maine; esteemed as a panfish
    synonyms: Stenotomus chrysops, northern porgy, northern scup
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    porgy
    important deep-bodied food and sport fish of warm and tropical coastal waters; found worldwide
  3. noun
    flesh of fish found in colder waters of northern Atlantic coast of the United States
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    saltwater fish
    flesh of fish from the sea used as food
  4. noun
    lean flesh of fish found in warm waters of southern Atlantic coast of the United States
    synonyms: porgy
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    saltwater fish
    flesh of fish from the sea used as food
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