Seawives
Seawife Sea"wife`, n.; pl. {Seawives}. (Zo["o]l.) A European wrasse ({Labrus vetula}). [1913 Webster]

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  • Labrus vetula — Seawife Sea wife , n.; pl. {Seawives}. (Zo[ o]l.) A European wrasse ({Labrus vetula}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Seawife — Sea wife , n.; pl. {Seawives}. (Zo[ o]l.) A European wrasse ({Labrus vetula}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • seawife — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun (plural seawives) : either of two European Wrasses (Labrus vetula and Acantholabrus yarrelli) related to the tautog * * * seaˈwife noun A kind of wrasse • • • Main Entry: ↑sea …   Useful english dictionary

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