Matajuelo
Matajuelo Ma`ta*jue"lo (m[aum]`t[.a]*hw[=a]"l[=o]; 239), n. [Cf. Sp. matajud['i]o a kind of fish.] A large squirrel fish ({Holocentrus ascensionis}) of Florida and the West Indies. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • matajuelo — ma·ta·jue·lo …   English syllables

  • matajuelo — ˌmad.əˈ(h)wā(ˌ)lō noun ( s) Etymology: American Spanish matejuelo : a large squirrelfish (Holocentrus ascensionis) of Florida and the West Indies …   Useful english dictionary

  • Matajuelo blanco — Ma ta*jue lo blan co (m[aum] t[.a]*hw[=a] l[=o] bl[aum][ng] k[=o]). [Sp. blanco white.] A West Indian food fish ({Malacanthus plumieri}) related to the tilefish. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holocentrus ascensionis — Matajuelo Ma ta*jue lo (m[aum] t[.a]*hw[=a] l[=o]; 239), n. [Cf. Sp. matajud[ i]o a kind of fish.] A large squirrel fish ({Holocentrus ascensionis}) of Florida and the West Indies. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Malacanthus plumieri — Matajuelo blanco Ma ta*jue lo blan co (m[aum] t[.a]*hw[=a] l[=o] bl[aum][ng] k[=o]). [Sp. blanco white.] A West Indian food fish ({Malacanthus plumieri}) related to the tilefish. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Elopidae —   Malachos …   Wikipedia Español

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