mud cat
Bashaw Ba*shaw", n. [See {Pasha}.] 1. A Turkish title of honor, now written {pasha}. See {Pasha}. [1913 Webster]

2. Fig.: A magnate or grandee. [1913 Webster]

3. (Zo["o]l.) A very large siluroid fish ({Leptops olivaris}) of the Mississippi valley; -- also called {goujon}, {mud cat}, and {yellow cat}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Mud cat — Mud Mud (m[u^]d), n. [Akin to LG. mudde, D. modder, G. moder mold, OSw. modd mud, Sw. modder mother, Dan. mudder mud. Cf. {Mother} a scum on liquors.] Earth and water mixed so as to be soft and adhesive. [1913 Webster] {Mud bass} (Zo[ o]l.), a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mud cat — may refer to: Ameiurus, genus of fish Pylodictis, genus of fish This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly …   Wikipedia

  • mud|cat — «MUHD KAT», noun. (in the Mississippi Valley) a large catfish …   Useful english dictionary

  • mud cat — mudcat mudcat, mud cat mud cat . A large catfish ({Pylodictus olivaris}, formerly {Leptops olivaris}) of the central U. S. having a flattened head and projecting jaw. Syn: flathead catfish, goujon, shovelnose catfish, spoonbill catfish,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mud cat — noun also mud catfish Etymology: mud (I) 1. : flathead catfish 2. : a large freshwater catfish of the Mississippi valley and adjoining regions …   Useful english dictionary

  • mud cat shark — dėmėtasis dumblaryklis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Halaelurus lutarius angl. brown cat shark; mud cat shark rus. ильная пятнистая акула ryšiai: platesnis terminas – dėmėtieji katrykliai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Mud — (m[u^]d), n. [Akin to LG. mudde, D. modder, G. moder mold, OSw. modd mud, Sw. modder mother, Dan. mudder mud. Cf. {Mother} a scum on liquors.] Earth and water mixed so as to be soft and adhesive. [1913 Webster] {Mud bass} (Zo[ o]l.), a fresh… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mud bass — Mud Mud (m[u^]d), n. [Akin to LG. mudde, D. modder, G. moder mold, OSw. modd mud, Sw. modder mother, Dan. mudder mud. Cf. {Mother} a scum on liquors.] Earth and water mixed so as to be soft and adhesive. [1913 Webster] {Mud bass} (Zo[ o]l.), a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mud bath — Mud Mud (m[u^]d), n. [Akin to LG. mudde, D. modder, G. moder mold, OSw. modd mud, Sw. modder mother, Dan. mudder mud. Cf. {Mother} a scum on liquors.] Earth and water mixed so as to be soft and adhesive. [1913 Webster] {Mud bass} (Zo[ o]l.), a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mud boat — Mud Mud (m[u^]d), n. [Akin to LG. mudde, D. modder, G. moder mold, OSw. modd mud, Sw. modder mother, Dan. mudder mud. Cf. {Mother} a scum on liquors.] Earth and water mixed so as to be soft and adhesive. [1913 Webster] {Mud bass} (Zo[ o]l.), a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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