Cantharus lineatus
Sea bream Sea" bream` (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of sparoid fishes, especially the common European species ({Pagellus centrodontus}), the Spanish ({P. Oweni}), and the black sea bream ({Cantharus lineatus}); -- called also {old wife}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cantharus lineatus — Old Old, a. [Compar. {Older}; superl. {Oldest}.] [OE. old, ald, AS. ald, eald; akin to D. oud, OS. ald, OFries. ald, old, G. alt, Goth. alpeis, and also to Goth. alan to grow up, Icel. ala to bear, produce, bring up, L. alere to nourish. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cantharus lineatus — oldwife oldwife n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The local name of various fishes, as the European black sea bream ({Cantharus lineatus}), the American alewife, etc. [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) A tropical Atlantic fish ({Bessy cerca}). [WordNet sense 1] Syn:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sparus cantharus — Spondyliosoma cantharus Dorade grise …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Spondyliosoma cantharus — Dorade grise …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Spondylosoma cantharus — Spondyliosoma cantharus Dorade grise …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Spondyliosoma cantharus — Dorade grise …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Canthère — Spondyliosoma cantharus Dorade grise …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dorade grise — Spondyliosoma cantharus Dorade grise …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Spondyliosoma — cantharus Dorade grise …   Wikipédia en Français

  • all fours — Old Old, a. [Compar. {Older}; superl. {Oldest}.] [OE. old, ald, AS. ald, eald; akin to D. oud, OS. ald, OFries. ald, old, G. alt, Goth. alpeis, and also to Goth. alan to grow up, Icel. ala to bear, produce, bring up, L. alere to nourish. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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