Bo`na*ci" (?), n. [Amer. Sp. bonasí, prob. from native name.] (Zool.)

(a)

A large grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) of Florida and the West Indies, valuable as a food fish; -- called also aguaji and, in Florida, black grouper.

(b)

Also, any one of several other similar fishes.

 

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