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Definition of Water flounder

Water flounder
Water flounder Wa"ter floun"der (Zo["o]l.) The windowpane (Pleuronectes maculatus). [Local, U. S.]
water flounder
Windowpane Win"dow*pane`, n. 1. (Arch.) See Pane, n., (3) b . [In this sense, written also window pane.] 2. (Zo["o]l.) A thin, spotted American turbot (Pleuronectes maculatus) remarkable for its translucency. It is not valued as a food fish. Called also spotted turbot, daylight, spotted sand flounder, and water flounder.

Meaning of Water flounder from wikipedia

- Flounders are a group of flatfish species. They are demersal fish, found at the bottom of oceans around the world; some species will also enter estuaries...
- common south of Delaware Bay. It is the most common near-s**** (shallow-water) flounder in the waters from Newfoundland down through M****achusetts Bay, reaching...
- is smaller, primarily roach and dace; euryhaline marine species such as flounder, European seab****, mullet, and smelt become much more common. Further east...
- accidentally through transport in ballast water. It is caught and used for human consumption. The European flounder is oval in shape and is usually right-e****...
- to collect. Flounder gigging can be done by wading stealthily in shallow water, but it is usually done from a flounder boat. A flounder boat is specifically...
- The olive flounder, **** halibut or ****anese halibut (Paralichthys olivaceus) is a temperate marine species of large-tooth flounder native to the North-western...
- The pea**** flounder (Bothus mancus), also known as the flowery flounder, is a species of fish in the family Bothidae (lefteye flounders). The species...
- for two flatfish in the genus Hippoglossus from the family of right-eye flounders and, in some regions, and less commonly, other species of large flatfish...
- side upward. Many important food fish are in this order, including the flounders, soles, turbot, plaice, and halibut. Some flatfish can camouflage themselves...
- other members of the sole suborder Soleoidei as well as members of the flounder family. In European cookery, there are several species which may be considered...
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