Halibut

имя существительное; множественное число halibut; зоология палтус (рыболовство и рыбоводство)

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Halibut

noun (plural halibut; also halibuts) Etymology: Middle English halybutte, from haly, holy holy + butte flatfish, from Middle Dutch or Middle Low German but; from its being eaten on holy days any of several marine flatfishes (especially Hippoglossus hippoglossus of the Atlantic and H. stenolepis of the Pacific) that are widely used for food and include some of the largest bony fishes

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