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Noun: red snapper  red sna-pu(r)
  1. Highly esteemed reddish lean flesh of snapper from Atlantic coast and Gulf of Mexico
  2. An esteemed food fish with pinkish red head and body; common in the Atlantic coastal waters of North America and the Gulf of Mexico
    - Lutjanus blackfordi

Derived forms: red snappers

Type of: snapper

Part of: genus Lutjanus, Lutjanus

Encyclopedia: Red snapper