Scyllium catulus
Bounce Bounce, n. [1913 Webster] 1. A sudden leap or bound; a rebound. [1913 Webster]

2. A heavy, sudden, and often noisy, blow or thump. [1913 Webster]

The bounce burst open the door. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

3. An explosion, or the noise of one. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

4. Bluster; brag; untruthful boasting; audacious exaggeration; an impudent lie; a bouncer. --Johnson. De Quincey.? [1913 Webster]

5. (Zo["o]l.) A dogfish of Europe ({Scyllium catulus}). [1913 Webster]


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  • Scyllium canicula — Houndfish Hound fish, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any small shark of the genus {Galeus} or {Mustelus}, of which there are several species, as the smooth houndfish ({Galeus canis}), of Europe and America; called also {houndshark}, and {dogfish}. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dogfish — Houndfish Hound fish, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any small shark of the genus {Galeus} or {Mustelus}, of which there are several species, as the smooth houndfish ({Galeus canis}), of Europe and America; called also {houndshark}, and {dogfish}. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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