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English definition of “turbot”

turbot

noun     /ˈtɜː.bət/ US  /ˈtɝː-/
[C] (plural turbot or turbots) a fish with a flat body that lives near to the coast in European seasSea fishFish and seafood [U] the flesh of this fish eaten as foodFish and seafoodSea fishFreshwater fish
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