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Definition 1: a food fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe resembling the cod; sometimes placed in genus Gadus - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for whiting in the sense of this definition

(whiting is a kind of ...) a soft-finned fish of the family Gadidae

(whiting is a part of ...) flesh of a cod-like fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe

(... is a member of whiting) whitings

Definition 2: any of several food fishes of North American coastal waters - [noun denoting animal]

(whiting is a kind of ...) widely distributed family of carnivorous percoid fishes having a large air bladder used to produce sound

(... is a kind of whiting ) any of several food and game fishes of the drum family indigenous to warm Atlantic waters of the North American coast

(... is a kind of whiting ) whiting of the southeastern coast of North America

(... is a kind of whiting ) whiting of the east coast of United States; closely resembles king whiting

(... is a kind of whiting ) bluish-grey whiting of California coast

(... is a kind of whiting ) a dull silvery whiting of southern Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of the United States

(whiting is a part of ...) flesh of any of a number of slender food fishes especially of Atlantic coasts of North America

(... is a member of whiting) kingfishes; whiting

Definition 3: found off Atlantic coast of North America - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for whiting in the sense of this definition

(whiting is a kind of ...) any of several marine food fishes related to cod

(whiting is a part of ...) flesh of any of a number of slender food fishes especially of Atlantic coasts of North America

Definition 4: a small fish of the genus Sillago; excellent food fish - [noun denoting animal]

(whiting is a kind of ...) any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes

(... is a member of whiting) type genus of the Sillaginidae

Definition 5: flesh of any of a number of slender food fishes especially of Atlantic coasts of North America - [noun denoting food]

(whiting is a kind of ...) flesh of fish from the sea used as food

(... is part of whiting) found off Atlantic coast of North America

(... is part of whiting) any of several food fishes of North American coastal waters

Definition 6: flesh of a cod-like fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe - [noun denoting food]

(whiting is a kind of ...) flesh of fish from the sea used as food

(... is part of whiting) a food fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe resembling the cod; sometimes placed in genus Gadus

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