a bluish, black-striped sea bass, Centropristes striata, abundant off the coast of eastern North America: a valuable food fish.
an allotropic form of selenium occurring as a black, amorphous, water-insoluble, light-sensitive powder: used chiefly in photoelectric cells.
noun (in Britain) an unofficial group within the Labour Party in any constituency that represents the interests of local Black people Contemporary Examples Meghan McCain Says Yes to Legalizing Marijuana Meghan McCain June 10, 2012
noun a large dark-coloured shag, Phalacrocorax carbo novaehollandis, of Australasian waters Also called (NZ) kawau
a disease of tobacco, characterized by wilting and by decayed, blackened roots and stems, caused by a fungus, Phytophthora parasitica nicotianae.