sergeant fish
Cobia Co"bi*a, n. (Zo["o]l.) An oceanic fish of large size ({Elacate canada}); the crabeater; -- called also {bonito}, {cubbyyew}, {coalfish}, and {sergeant fish}. [1913 Webster]

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  • sergeant fish — ☆ sergeant fish n. 1. COBIA 2. SNOOK1 * * * …   Universalium

  • sergeant fish — ☆ sergeant fish n. 1. COBIA 2. SNOOK1 …   English World dictionary

  • sergeant fish — /ˈsadʒənt fɪʃ/ (say sahjuhnt fish) noun (plural sergeant fish or sergeant fishes) → black kingfish. Usage: For variation in the plural inflection, see note at fish1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • sergeant fish — paprastasis robalas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Centropomus undecimalis angl. common snook; sergeant fish; thin snook rus. белый робало; обыкновенный робало ryšiai: platesnis terminas – robalai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • sergeant fish — karališkasis ešerys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Rachycentron canadum angl. black kingfish; cobia; crab eater; prodigal son; runner; sergeant fish rus. канадус; кобия; нигрита; рыба сержант ryšiai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • sergeant fish — noun large dark striped tropical food and game fish related to remoras; found worldwide in coastal to open waters • Syn: ↑cobia, ↑Rachycentron canadum • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sergeant fish — noun Date: 1873 1. cobia 2. snook 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sergeant fish —   Mamo …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • Sergeant major (fish) — Taxobox name = Sergeant Major image width = 200px image caption = Sergeant fish near Paraty, Brazil regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Pomacentridae genus = Abudefduf species = A. saxatilis… …   Wikipedia

  • sergeant — n. 1 a non commissioned Army or Air Force officer next below warrant officer. 2 a police officer ranking below (Brit.) inspector or (US) captain. Phrases and idioms: company sergeant major Mil. the highest non commissioned officer of a company.… …   Useful english dictionary

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