Shorthead
Shorthead Short"head`, n. A sucking whale less than one year old; -- so called by sailors. [1913 Webster]

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  • shorthead — [shôrt′hed΄] n. a brachycephalic person shortheaded adj. shortheadedness n …   English World dictionary

  • shorthead — shortheaded, adj. /shawrt hed /, n. 1. a brachycephalic person. 2. a head with a cephalic index of 81 or over. [1890 95; SHORT + HEAD] * * * …   Universalium

  • shorthead — /ˈʃɔthɛd/ (say shawthed) noun 1. a brachycephalic person. 2. a head with a cephalic index of 81 and over. –shortheaded, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • shorthead — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a brachycephalic individual : roundhead …   Useful english dictionary

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  • shorthead redhorse — stambiažvynė baltasnukė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Moxostoma macrolepidotum angl. northern redhorse; northern shorthead redhorse; shorthead redhorse rus. северная моксостома ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • shorthead drum — trumpapelekis larimas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Larimus breviceps angl. shorthead drum rus. бомбача; короткопёрый ларимус ryšiai: platesnis terminas – larimai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • northern shorthead redhorse — stambiažvynė baltasnukė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Moxostoma macrolepidotum angl. northern redhorse; northern shorthead redhorse; shorthead redhorse rus. северная моксостома ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

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