genus Morone

noun
carnivorous fresh and salt water fishes
Syn: ↑Morone
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Serranidae, ↑family Serranidae

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  • Morone — For people named Morone, see Morone (surname). Morone Temporal range: Eocene to Present[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Morone — noun carnivorous fresh and salt water fishes • Syn: ↑genus Morone • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Serranidae, ↑family Serranidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Morone americana — noun small silvery food and game fish of eastern United States streams • Syn: ↑white perch, ↑silver perch • Hypernyms: ↑serranid fish, ↑serranid • Member Holonyms: ↑Morone, ↑genus Morone …   Useful english dictionary

  • Morone interrupta — noun North American freshwater bass resembling the larger marine striped bass • Syn: ↑yellow bass • Hypernyms: ↑serranid fish, ↑serranid • Member Holonyms: ↑Morone, ↑genus Morone …   Useful english dictionary

  • Morone interrupta — Yellow Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Morone Americana — 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

  • Morone Americanus — Perch Perch (p[ e]rch), n. [Written also {pearch}.] [OE. perche, F. perche, L. perca, fr. Gr. pe rkh; cf. perkno s dark colored, Skr. p[.r][,c]ni spotted, speckled, and E. freckle.] (Zo[ o]l.) 1. Any fresh water fish of the genus Perca and of… …   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

  • Serranidae — noun marine fishes: sea basses; sea perches; groupers; jewfish • Syn: ↑family Serranidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Yellow bass — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

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