Alalonga
Alalonga Al`a*lon"ga, or Alilonghi Al`i*lon"ghi, n. (Zo["o]l.) The tunny. See {Albicore}. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • alalonga — a·la·lòn·ga s.f. TS itt.com. grosso pesce della famiglia dei Tunnidi (Thunnus alalonga) molto pregiato per le sue carni Sinonimi: tonno alalonga, tonno bianco. {{line}} {{/line}} VARIANTI: alalunga. DATA: 1875. ETIMO: dal lat. scient. (Thunnus)… …   Dizionario italiano

  • alalonga — pl.f. alalonghe …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • alalonga — al·a·lon·ga …   English syllables

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  • Orcynus alalonga — Albacore Al ba*core, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel family ({Scombridae}), esp. {Thunnus alalunga} (formerly {Orcynus alalonga}); it is a type of tuna or tunny. The name has been also applied to a larger… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alilonghi — Alalonga Al a*lon ga, or Alilonghi Al i*lon ghi, n. (Zo[ o]l.) The tunny. See {Albicore}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Albacore — Al ba*core, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel family ({Scombridae}), esp. {Thunnus alalunga} (formerly {Orcynus alalonga}); it is a type of tuna or tunny. The name has been also applied to a larger related… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • albicore — Albacore Al ba*core, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel family ({Scombridae}), esp. {Thunnus alalunga} (formerly {Orcynus alalonga}); it is a type of tuna or tunny. The name has been also applied to a larger… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • horse mackerel — Albacore Al ba*core, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel family ({Scombridae}), esp. {Thunnus alalunga} (formerly {Orcynus alalonga}); it is a type of tuna or tunny. The name has been also applied to a larger… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orcynus thynnus — Albacore Al ba*core, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel family ({Scombridae}), esp. {Thunnus alalunga} (formerly {Orcynus alalonga}); it is a type of tuna or tunny. The name has been also applied to a larger… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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