dark muscle

dark meat (2)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • dark meat — 1) a commercial measure of fish flesh colour, e.g. canned tuna is dark meat or dark tuna when it does not meet the colour requirements of light meat, q.v 2) muscle from just under the skin on each side of a fish that is darker and richer in …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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  • muscle — muscleless, adj. muscly, adj. /mus euhl/, n., v., muscled, muscling, adj. n. 1. a tissue composed of cells or fibers, the contraction of which produces movement in the body. 2. an organ, composed of muscle tissue, that contracts to produce a… …   Universalium

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