Pronunciation: (hôg'fish", hog'-),[key] —n., —pl.(esp. collectively)-fish,(esp. referring to two or more kinds or species)-fish•es. 1. a large wrasse, Lachnolaimus maximus, of the western Atlantic Ocean, used for food.
2. any of various other fishes having a fancied resemblance to a hog, as the pigfish and logperch.