turbot

Part of speech: noun

A large European flatfish.

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Usage examples "turbot":

  1. The turbot, for example, is improved by being kept a day or two. - "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.
  2. Average cost,- large turbot, from 10s. - "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.
  3. Some fish are preserved fresh in vinegar, as turbot. - "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.