Pylodictus olivaris
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, {Pylodictus olivaris}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Pylodictus olivaris — 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

  • Pylodictus olivaris — noun large catfish of central United States having a flattened head and projecting jaw • Syn: ↑flathead catfish, ↑mudcat, ↑goujon, ↑shovelnose catfish, ↑spoonbill catfish • Hypernyms: ↑catfish, ↑siluriform fish …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pylodictus — noun flathead catfishes • Syn: ↑genus Pylodictus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ameiuridae, ↑family Ameiuridae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leptops olivaris — 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

  • genus Pylodictus — noun flathead catfishes • Syn: ↑Pylodictus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ameiuridae, ↑family Ameiuridae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • flathead catfish — noun large catfish of central United States having a flattened head and projecting jaw • Syn: ↑mudcat, ↑goujon, ↑shovelnose catfish, ↑spoonbill catfish, ↑Pylodictus olivaris • Hypernyms: ↑catfish, ↑siluriform fish …   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

  • 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, {Pylodictus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • goujon — noun large catfish of central United States having a flattened head and projecting jaw • Syn: ↑flathead catfish, ↑mudcat, ↑shovelnose catfish, ↑spoonbill catfish, ↑Pylodictus olivaris • Hypernyms: ↑catfish, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mudcat — noun 1. flesh of scaleless food fish of the southern United States; often farmed • Syn: ↑catfish • Hypernyms: ↑freshwater fish 2. large catfish of central United States having a flattened head and projecting jaw • Syn: ↑flathead catfish, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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