Pole flounder


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Pole flounder (Zoöl) a large deep-water flounder (Glyptocephalus cynoglossus), native of the northern coasts of Europe and America, and much esteemed as a food fish; -- called also craig flounder, and pole fluke.
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In literature:

By this time the other boys had rigged their poles, and soon two more large perch lay floundering in the boat.
"Frank, the Young Naturalist" by Harry Castlemon