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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 hog·fish /ˈhɔgˌfɪʃ, ˈhɑg-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hog·fish n. Zool. (a) A large West Indian and Florida food fish (Lachnolæmus). (b) The pigfish or sailor's choice. (c) An American fresh-water fish; the log perch. (d) A large, red, spiny-headed, European marine fish (Scorpæna scrofa).

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: large wrasse of western Atlantic; head of male resembles a
           pig's snout [syn: hog snapper, Lachnolaimus maximus]
      2: found from Long Island southward [syn: pigfish, Orthopristis
      [also: hogfishes (pl)]