Sandfish
Sandfish Sand"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A small marine fish of the Pacific coast of North America ({Trichodon trichodon}) which buries itself in the sand. [1913 Webster]

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  • sandfish — n. type of slender fish native of the Pacific and Indian oceans (also known as beaked salmon) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sandfish — noun 1. either of two small silvery scaleless fishes of the northern Pacific that burrow into sand • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Member Holonyms: ↑Trichodontidae, ↑family Trichodontidae 2. fish of sandy areas of western… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Japanese sandfish — japoninė plaukadantė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Arctoscopus japonicus angl. Japanese sandfish; sailfin sandfish rus. японский волосозуб ryšiai: platesnis terminas – japoninės plaukadantės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • sailfin sandfish — japoninė plaukadantė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Arctoscopus japonicus angl. Japanese sandfish; sailfin sandfish rus. японский волосозуб ryšiai: platesnis terminas – japoninės plaukadantės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • beaked sandfish — paprastoji arkliagalvė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Gonorynchus gonorynchus angl. beaked sandfish; sand eel rus. обыкновенный гоноринх; обыкновенный конорыл ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

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