noun see ruff I

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  • Ruffe — Taxobox name=Eurasian Ruffe status=LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 image width=200px image caption=Eurasian Ruffe ( Gymnocephalus cernuus ) regnum=Animalia classis=Actinopterygii ordo=Perciformes familia=Percidae genus= Gymnocephalus species= G.… …   Wikipedia

  • Ruffe — Ruff Ruff, Ruffe Ruffe, n. [OE. ruffe.] (Zo[ o]l.) A small freshwater European perch ({Acerina vulgaris}); called also {pope}, {blacktail}, and {stone perch}, or {striped perch}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ruffe — noun see ruff I, 1 * * * ruff1 «ruhf», noun. 1. a deep frill, stiff enough to stand out, worn around the neck by men and women in the 1500 s and 1600 s. 2. a collar of specially marked feathers or hairs on the neck of a bird or other animal. 3. a …   Useful english dictionary

  • ruffe — noun A common name of the Eurasian ruffe (Gymnocephalus cernuus) …   Wiktionary

  • ruffe — /rʌf/ (say ruf) noun (plural ruffe or ruffes) → pope2. {Middle English ruf, roffe; ? special use of rough (adjective) Usage: For variation in the plural inflection, see note at fish1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • ruffe — paprastasis pūgžlys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Gymnocephalus cernuus angl. pope; ruff; ruffe rus. обыкновенный ёрш ryšiai: platesnis terminas – pūgžliai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Ruffe — roches permiennes plus ou moins schisteuses de couleur rouge sombre Lodève …   Glossaire des noms topographiques en France

  • ruffe — truffe …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • ruffé — truffé …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • ruffe — rÊŒf n. small freshwater perch fish found in Europe …   English contemporary dictionary

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