Definition of Blackfin

1. n. See Bluefin.



Definition of Blackfin

1. Noun. bluefin tuna ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Blackfin

1. a food fish [n -S]

Medical Definition of Blackfin

1. See Bluefin. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Blackfin

blackest
blackey
blackeye
blackeyed
blackeyes
blackeys
blackface
blackfaces
blackfeet
blackfella
blackfellas
blackfeller
blackfellers
blackfellow
blackfellows
blackfin (current term)
blackfins
blackfish
blackfishes
blackflies
blackfly
blackfold
blackfoot daisy
blackfriar
blackfriars
blackguard
blackguarded
blackguarding
blackguardism
blackguardisms

Literary usage of Blackfin

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Red Sea Sharks by Jeremy Stafford-Deitsch (1999)
"blackfin REEF S Carcharhinus melanopterus IDENTIFICATION: The first dorsal fin and lower lobe of the tail fin have large black markings. ..."

2. American Food and Game Fishes: A Popular Account of All the Species Found in by David Starr Jordan, Barton Warren Evermann (1902)
"The blackfin is probably the most abundant fish of commercial importance in the deeper waters ... A favourite resort for blackfin is said to be the Mudhole, ..."

3. Cayman Islandsby Don Philpott by Don Philpott (2002)
"There is year-round world- class deep sea and game fishing for Atlantic blue marlin, skipjack, blackfin and yellowfin tuna, also called allison, ..."

4. Adventure Guide to the Florida Keys and Everglades National Park by Bruce Morris (2004)
"blackfin Resort Motel & Marina, MM 49.5 BS, Marathon, ... The blackfin offers simple motel-style rooms, two-bedroom apartments and almost everything ..."

5. Miami & the Florida Keys Alive!by Lisa Simundson by Lisa Simundson (2001)
"blackfin RESORT MM 49.5 (B) o 305-743-2393 or 800-548-KEYS ... blackfin obliges with a daily dive trips departing from their marina, and rentals that ..."

6. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1903)
"... blackfin, bluetail (lizard), yellowlegs, bighorn. I feel safe in affirming that the foregoing rules are so simple that anybody can apply them; ..."

7. Adventure Guide to Bermuda by Blair Howard (2004)
"blackfin and yellowfin tuna are smaller, but no less fun to catch. Other excellent deep water species include the kingfish, or king mackerel. ..."

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