Pronunciation: (rek'fish"), [key]
—pl. -fish•es, (esp. collectively) -fish.
a large brown fish, Polyprion americanus, of the sea bass family, inhabiting the Mediterranean Sea and tropical Atlantic Ocean, often occurring in groups near wrecks. Also called stone bass.
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