Cavally
Cavally Ca*val"ly, n. [Cf. Pg. cavalla a kind of fish; Sp. caballa; prob. fr. Pg. cavallo horse, Sp. caballa.] (Zo["o]l.) A carangoid fish of the Atlantic coast ({Caranx hippos}): -- called also {horse crevall['e]}.

Note: [See Illust. under {Carangoid}.] [1913 Webster]


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  • Cavally — 4° 21′ 54″ N 7° 31′ 46″ W / 4.365, 7.52944 …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • cavally — noun see cavalla 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cavally — noun see cavalla 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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