fish spinner
a hurricane, cyclone or typhoon

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fish-spinner — a hurricane, cyclone or typhoon …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Spinner Dolphin — Taxobox name = Spinner DolphinMSW3 Cetacea|id=14300091] image caption = image2 caption = Size comparison against an average human status = DD status system = iucn3.1 status ref =IUCN2008|assessors=Hammond, P.S., Bearzi, G., Bjørge, A., Forney, K …   Wikipedia

  • Spinner shark — Taxobox name = Spinner shark status = LR/nt | status system = IUCN2.3 trend = down regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Chondrichthyes subclassis = Elasmobranchii ordo = Carcharhiniformes familia = Carcharhinidae genus = Carcharhinus… …   Wikipedia

  • spinner — spin|ner [ˈspınə US ər] n 1.) someone whose job is to make thread by twisting cotton, wool etc 2.) a ↑bowler in a game of ↑cricket who throws the ball with a spinning action 3.) a thing used for catching fish that spins when pulled through the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • spinner — noun (C) 1 someone whose job is to make thread by twisting cotton, wool etc 2 a bowler in a game of cricket (2) who throws the ball with a spinning action 3 a thing used for catching fish that moves around and around when pulled through the water …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • spinner — 1) a lure consisting of a wire shaft with a hook(s) and a blade that spins when pulled through the water. Variously coloured and decorated with feathers, fur, beads and plastic additions. Also called spinnerbait 2) the last stage of a mayfly… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • spinner fall — a feeding frenzy of fish caused by spinners, q.v., falling on the water surface …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish lure — noun (angling) any bright artificial bait consisting of plastic or metal mounted with hooks and trimmed with feathers • Syn: ↑fisherman s lure • Topics: ↑angling • Hypernyms: ↑bait, ↑decoy, ↑lure …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of reef fish of the Red Sea — These Red Sea fish are listed as Reef associated by Fishbase: *Acanthuridae ** Acanthurus gahhm , Black surgeonfish ** Acanthurus mata , Elongate surgeonfish ** Acanthurus nigricans , Whitecheek surgeonfish ** Acanthurus nigrofuscus , Brown… …   Wikipedia

  • Spinnerbait — A Spinnerbait refers to any one of a family of fishing lures that get their name from one or more metal blades shaped so as to spin like a propeller when the lure is in motion, creating varying degrees of flash and vibration that mimics small… …   Wikipedia

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