nounpl. or cusks
- a large, edible gadoid fish (Brosme brosme) found in the N Atlantic
Origin of cuskBritish local name from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
nounpl. cusk, or cusks
- A food fish (Brosme brosme) of North Atlantic coastal waters that is related to the cod. Also called torsk . Also called tusk 2.
- See burbot.
Origin of cuskProbably alteration of tusk 2