Sea dace
Sea dace Sea" dace` (Zo["o]l.) The European sea perch. [1913 Webster]

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  • sea dace — Sea perch Sea perch (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The European bass ({Roccus lupus} syn. {Labrax lupus}); called also {sea dace}. (b) The cunner. (c) The sea bass. (d) The name is applied also to other species of fishes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sea dace — noun The bass • • • Main Entry: ↑sea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sea bass — refers to many fish species of various families, including:* Black sea bass ( Centropristis striata , in the family Serranidae), whose range is the eastern coast of the United States * White sea bass ( Cynoscion nobilis , in the family… …   Wikipedia

  • Sea perch — (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The European bass ({Roccus lupus} syn. {Labrax lupus}); called also {sea dace}. (b) The cunner. (c) The sea bass. (d) The name is applied also to other species of fishes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dace — A dace is any of a number of species of small fish. The unmodified name is usually a reference to the Common Dace (Leuciscus leuciscus). This, like most fishes called daces , belongs to the family Cyprinidae, mostly in subfamily Leuciscinae.… …   Wikipedia

  • USS Dace (SS-247) — USS Dace (SS 247), a Gato class submarine, was the first submarine of the United States Navy to be named for any of several small North American fresh water fishes of the carp family. She was launched on 25 April 1943 by Electric Boat Company of… …   Wikipedia

  • Common dace — Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Baltic Sea — For other uses, see Baltic (disambiguation). Baltic Sea Map of the Baltic Sea Location Europe Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Horned dace — Horned Horned, a. Furnished with a horn or horns; furnished with a hornlike process or appendage; as, horned cattle; having some part shaped like a horn. [1913 Webster] The horned moon with one bright star Within the nether tip. Coleridge. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Labrax lupus — Sea perch Sea perch (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The European bass ({Roccus lupus} syn. {Labrax lupus}); called also {sea dace}. (b) The cunner. (c) The sea bass. (d) The name is applied also to other species of fishes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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