Tullibee
Tullibee Tul"li*bee, n. (Zo["o]l.) A whitefish ({Coregonus tullibee}) found in the Great Lakes of North America; -- called also {mongrel whitefish}. [1913 Webster]

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  • tullibee — /tul euh bee /, n. a commercially important deep bodied Canadian whitefish, Coregonus artedi tullibee. [1780 90; earlier telibee < CanF toulibi < early Ojibwa dial. *oto·lipi· (cf. Ojibwa (E sp.) o doon ne be, odonabee, Menominee otu·nepih)] * *… …   Universalium

  • tullibee — tul•li•bee [[t]ˈtʌl əˌbi[/t]] n. ich a commercially important deep bodied Canadian whitefish Coregonus artedi tullibee[/ex] • Etymology: 1780–90; < CanF toulibi < Ojibwa …   From formal English to slang

  • tullibee — tul·li·bee …   English syllables

  • tullibee — ˈtələˌbē noun ( s) Etymology: Canadian French toulibi, probably from Cree otonabi, literally, water mouth : any of several whitefishes of central and northern No. America; especially : a common cisco (Leucichthys artedi) that is a commercially… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Coregonus tullibee — Tullibee Tul li*bee, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A whitefish ({Coregonus tullibee}) found in the Great Lakes of North America; called also {mongrel whitefish}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • USS Tullibee (SSN-597) — Die Tullibee an der Wasseroberfläche Geschichte Bestellung 15. November 1957 Kiellegung 2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • USS Tullibee (SSN-597) — USS Tullibee (SSN 597), a unique submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the tullibee, any of several whitefishes of central and northern North America.At 273 feet long and 2,300 tons displacement, USS Tullibee… …   Wikipedia

  • USS Tullibee (SS-284) — USS Tullibee (SS 284), a Gato class submarine, was the first ship of the United States Navy to be named for the tullibee, a whitefish of central and northern North America. Her keel was laid down on 1 April 1942 at Mare Island, California, by the …   Wikipedia

  • USS Tullibee (SSN-597) — «Таллиби» USS Tullibee (SSN 597) …   Википедия

  • USS Tullibee — Two submarines of the United States Navy have borne the name USS Tullibee , after the tullibee, any of several whitefishes of central and northern North America.*USS Tullibee (SS 284) was lost on March 26, 1944 with 79 men lost. C.W. Kuykendall,… …   Wikipedia

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