Pogonichthys macrolepidotus
Split-tail Split"-tail` (-t[=a]l`), n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A California market fish ({Pogonichthys macrolepidotus}) belonging to the Carp family. (b) The pintail duck. [1913 Webster]

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  • splittail — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : a California market fish (Pogonichthys macrolepidotus) of the family Cyprinidae 2. : pintail 3. : a tail in which some of the feathers are out of line * * * /split tayl /, n. a minnow, Pogonichthys macrolepidotus, of the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Split-tail — ( t[=a]l ), n. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A California market fish ({Pogonichthys macrolepidotus}) belonging to the Carp family. (b) The pintail duck. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • splittail — /split tayl /, n. a minnow, Pogonichthys macrolepidotus, of the Sacramento River, having the upper lobe of the tail much longer than the lower lobe: habitat changes have greatly reduced its numbers. [1880 85, Amer.; SPLIT + TAIL1] * * * …   Universalium

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