Pronunciation: (pom'pu-nō"), [key]
—pl. (esp. collectively) -no, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) -nos.
1. a deep-bodied food fish, Trachinotus carolinus, inhabiting waters off the South Atlantic and Gulf states.
2. a food fish, Preprilus simillimus, of California.
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