Barfish
Barfish Bar"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Same as {Calico bass}. [1913 Webster]

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  • barfish — 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

  • barfish — Calico Cal i*co, n.; pl. {Calicoes}. [So called because first imported from Calicut, in the East Indies: cf. F. calicot.] 1. Plain white cloth made from cotton, but which receives distinctive names according to quality and use, as, super calicoes …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • barfish — paprastoji žaliokė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Chròmis chròmis angl. barfish; blue damselfish rus. зеленушка; зелёная рыба; ласточка; монашка; хромис ryšiai: platesnis terminas – jūrų kregždės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • barfish — noun a) A yellow bass, scientific name Morone mississippiensis b) A white bass, scientific name Morone chrysops …   Wiktionary

  • barfish — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: bar (I); from the stripes on the back 1. : white bass 1 2. : yellow bass …   Useful english dictionary

  • silver barfish — paprastoji vilkasilkė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Chirocentrus dorab angl. dorab; dorab wolf herring; silver barfish rus. дораб; зубастая сельдь; сельдь дораб ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Ajuga Chamaepitys — 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

  • Barbarea praecox — 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

  • bitterhead — Calico Cal i*co, n.; pl. {Calicoes}. [So called because first imported from Calicut, in the East Indies: cf. F. calicot.] 1. Plain white cloth made from cotton, but which receives distinctive names according to quality and use, as, super calicoes …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Calico — Cal i*co, n.; pl. {Calicoes}. [So called because first imported from Calicut, in the East Indies: cf. F. calicot.] 1. Plain white cloth made from cotton, but which receives distinctive names according to quality and use, as, super calicoes,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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