genus Cynoscion

noun
sea trout
Syn: ↑Cynoscion
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Sciaenidae, ↑family Sciaenidae

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  • Cynoscion — arenarius Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Cynoscion nebulosus — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actino …   Wikipedia

  • Cynoscion — n. a genus of sea trout. Syn: genus Cynoscion. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cynoscion — noun sea trout • Syn: ↑genus Cynoscion • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Sciaenidae, ↑family Sciaenidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cynoscion nebulosus — noun weakfish of southern Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of United States • Syn: ↑spotted weakfish, ↑spotted sea trout, ↑spotted squeateague • Hypernyms: ↑sea trout • Member Holonyms: ↑Cynoscion, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cynoscion regalis — noun food and game fish of North American coastal waters with a mouth from which hooks easily tear out • Syn: ↑weakfish • Hypernyms: ↑sea trout • Member Holonyms: ↑Cynoscion, ↑genus Cynoscion • Part Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cynoscion nothus — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • weakfish — /week fish /, n., pl. (esp. collectively) weakfish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) weakfishes. any food fish of the genus Cynoscion, as C. regalis, inhabiting waters along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the U.S. [1790 1800,… …   Universalium

  • sea trout — noun 1. flesh of marine trout that migrate from salt to fresh water • Syn: ↑salmon trout • Hypernyms: ↑trout • Part Holonyms: ↑brown trout, ↑salmon trout, ↑Salmo trutta 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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