Whistlefish
Whistlefish Whis"tle*fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A gossat, or rockling; -- called also {whistler}, {three-bearded rockling}, {sea loach}, and {sorghe}. [1913 Webster]

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  • sea loach — Whistlefish Whis tle*fish , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A gossat, or rockling; called also {whistler}, {three bearded rockling}, {sea loach}, and {sorghe}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sorghe — Whistlefish Whis tle*fish , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A gossat, or rockling; called also {whistler}, {three bearded rockling}, {sea loach}, and {sorghe}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • three-bearded rockling — Whistlefish Whis tle*fish , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A gossat, or rockling; called also {whistler}, {three bearded rockling}, {sea loach}, and {sorghe}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • whistler — Whistlefish Whis tle*fish , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A gossat, or rockling; called also {whistler}, {three bearded rockling}, {sea loach}, and {sorghe}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arctomys pruinosus — Whistler Whis tler, n. [AS. hwistlere.] [1913 Webster] 1. One who, or that which, whistles, or produces or a whistling sound. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The ring ousel. (b) The widgeon. [Prov. Eng.] (c) The golden eye. (d) The golden plover …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sorghe — Sor ghe (s[^o]r g[ e]), n. (Zo[ o]l.) The three bearded rockling, or whistlefish. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Whistler — Whis tler, n. [AS. hwistlere.] [1913 Webster] 1. One who, or that which, whistles, or produces or a whistling sound. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The ring ousel. (b) The widgeon. [Prov. Eng.] (c) The golden eye. (d) The golden plover and the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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