PBO- Pin Bone Out
Pelagic- Species living in the sea.
Pinbones- A strip of small bones found along the midline of many fillets; can be removed with “V” or “J” cuts or may be pulled by hand or machine.
Portion- Usually a square or rectangular piece of fish with varying weights. Can be plain or breaded, raw or precooked.
Pots- A method of fishing for crab, shrimp, and certain finfish using baited wire traps called pots.
Previously Frozen- Frozen seafood that has been slacked out, or thawed, for sale in that state.
Purse Seine- A net that is set in a circle around a school of fish, and then is drawn closed (“pursed”).
Refreshed- Also called “previously frozen.” Seafood that has been frozen and then slacked out.
Round- Denotes whole, un-gutted fish with head and tail attached.