a large, edible drum fish (Sciaenops ocellatus) of the Atlantic coast of the U.S.
A large food and game fish (Sciaenops ocellatus) of Atlantic coastal waters of North America and the Gulf of Mexico, having a reddish-bronze body with a black spot at the base of the tail. Also called channel bass.
(plural red drums)
- a large red edible fish, Sciaenops ocellata, also called channel bass or redfish.