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Noun: albacore  'al-bu,kor
  1. Relatively small tuna with choice white flesh; major source of canned tuna
  2. Large pelagic tuna the source of most canned tuna; reaches 93 pounds and has long pectoral fins; found worldwide in tropical and temperate waters
    - long-fin tunny, Thunnus alalunga

Derived forms: albacores

Type of: tuna, tuna fish, tunny

Encyclopedia: Albacore