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black jack

[DAE, DJE no sp.] n. a dark-colored jackfish, Caranx lugubris: 1968 (Böhlke 332). = PASSING JACK (Gen.)

Tags: animal, fish, noun

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Last update: 2012-01-07 12:01
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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Comment of Rudolph Regis:
The respondent is from Andros, she's also 65 years old. In addition, the respondent is very familiar with the term Black Jack. The respondent mentions that Black Jack is a cousin of the Jackfish and it's much darker.
Added at: 2014-03-10 03:22