Coregonus ferus
Powan Pow"an, Powen Pow"en, n. (Zo["o]l.) A small British lake whitefish ({Coregonus clupeoides}, or {Coregonus ferus}); -- called also {gwyniad} and {lake herring}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Coregonus ferus — Gwiniad Gwin i*ad (gw[i^]n [i^]*[a^]d), n. [W. gwyniad a whiting, the name of various fishes, fr. gwyn white.] (Zo[ o]l.) A fish ({Coregonus ferus}) of North Wales and Northern Europe, allied to the lake whitefish; called also {powan}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coregonus clupeoides — Powan Pow an, Powen Pow en, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small British lake whitefish ({Coregonus clupeoides}, or {Coregonus ferus}); called also {gwyniad} and {lake herring}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gwyniad — Powan Pow an, Powen Pow en, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small British lake whitefish ({Coregonus clupeoides}, or {Coregonus ferus}); called also {gwyniad} and {lake herring}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lake herring — Powan Pow an, Powen Pow en, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small British lake whitefish ({Coregonus clupeoides}, or {Coregonus ferus}); called also {gwyniad} and {lake herring}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Powan — Pow an, Powen Pow en, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small British lake whitefish ({Coregonus clupeoides}, or {Coregonus ferus}); called also {gwyniad} and {lake herring}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Powen — Powan Pow an, Powen Pow en, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small British lake whitefish ({Coregonus clupeoides}, or {Coregonus ferus}); called also {gwyniad} and {lake herring}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • guiniad — Gwiniad Gwin i*ad (gw[i^]n [i^]*[a^]d), n. [W. gwyniad a whiting, the name of various fishes, fr. gwyn white.] (Zo[ o]l.) A fish ({Coregonus ferus}) of North Wales and Northern Europe, allied to the lake whitefish; called also {powan}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gurniad — Gwiniad Gwin i*ad (gw[i^]n [i^]*[a^]d), n. [W. gwyniad a whiting, the name of various fishes, fr. gwyn white.] (Zo[ o]l.) A fish ({Coregonus ferus}) of North Wales and Northern Europe, allied to the lake whitefish; called also {powan}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gwiniad — Gwin i*ad (gw[i^]n [i^]*[a^]d), n. [W. gwyniad a whiting, the name of various fishes, fr. gwyn white.] (Zo[ o]l.) A fish ({Coregonus ferus}) of North Wales and Northern Europe, allied to the lake whitefish; called also {powan}, and {schelly}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gwyniad — Gwiniad Gwin i*ad (gw[i^]n [i^]*[a^]d), n. [W. gwyniad a whiting, the name of various fishes, fr. gwyn white.] (Zo[ o]l.) A fish ({Coregonus ferus}) of North Wales and Northern Europe, allied to the lake whitefish; called also {powan}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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