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Noun: whiting (whiting)  wI-ting
  1. Flesh of a cod-like fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe
  2. Flesh of any of a number of slender food fishes especially of Atlantic coasts of North America
  3. A small fish of the genus Sillago; excellent food fish
  4. Any of several food fishes of North American coastal waters
  5. Found off Atlantic coast of North America
    - silver hake, Merluccius bilinearis
  6. A food fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe resembling the cod; sometimes placed in genus Gadus
    - Merlangus merlangus, Gadus merlangus
Verb: white  wIt
  1. Turn white
    - whiten

Derived forms: whiting

Type of: color [US], colour [Brit, Cdn], discolor [US], discolour [Brit, Cdn], gadoid, gadoid fish, hake, percoid, percoid fish, percoidean, saltwater fish, sciaenid, sciaenid fish

Part of: genus Menticirrhus, genus Merlangus, genus Sillago, Menticirrhus, Merlangus, Sillago

Encyclopedia: Whiting, Sarah

White, Nicole