smallmouth black bass
noun see smallmouth bass

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • smallmouth black bass — noun a variety of black bass; the angle of the jaw falls below the eye • Syn: ↑smallmouth, ↑smallmouth bass, ↑smallmouthed bass, ↑smallmouthed black bass, ↑Micropterus dolomieu • Hypernyms: ↑black bass …   Useful english dictionary

  • black bass — noun 1. bluish black striped sea bass of the Atlantic coast of the United States • Syn: ↑black sea bass, ↑Centropistes striata • Hypernyms: ↑sea bass • Member Holonyms: ↑Centropristis, ↑genus Centropristis …   Useful english dictionary

  • black bass — /bas/ any freshwater American game fish of the genus Micropterus. Cf. largemouth bass, smallmouth bass. [1805 15] * * * Any of about six species (genus Micropterus) of slender freshwater fishes of the sunfish family; found in eastern North… …   Universalium

  • Black bass — This article is about the genus of freshwater fish. For the Nintendo Entertainment System video game, see The Black Bass. Micropterus Smallmouth bass (M. dolomieu) Scientific cl …   Wikipedia

  • black bass — mažažiotis upėtakinis ešerys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Micropterus dolomieui angl. black bass; smallmouth bass rus. малоротый окунь; форелевый окунь ryšiai: platesnis terminas – upėtakiniai… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • black bass — noun Date: 1815 any of a genus (Micropterus) of freshwater sunfishes native to eastern and central North America and including the largemouth bass and smallmouth bass …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • smallmouthed black bass — noun a variety of black bass; the angle of the jaw falls below the eye • Syn: ↑smallmouth, ↑smallmouth bass, ↑smallmouthed bass, ↑smallmouth black bass, ↑Micropterus dolomieu • Hypernyms: ↑black bass …   Useful english dictionary

  • largemouth black bass — noun a large black bass; the angle of the jaw falls behind the eye • Syn: ↑largemouth, ↑largemouth bass, ↑largemouthed bass, ↑largemouthed black bass, ↑Micropterus salmoides • Hypernyms: ↑black bass …   Useful english dictionary

  • redeye black bass — noun : a black bass (Micropterus coosae) of the southeastern United States in most respects resembling a smallmouth black bass but usually considered a distinct species called also redeye …   Useful english dictionary

  • spotted black bass — noun a variety of black bass • Syn: ↑Kentucky black bass, ↑Micropterus pseudoplites • Hypernyms: ↑black bass * * * noun : a black bass (Micropterus pseudoplites) intermediate in several respects between the largemouth and smallmouth black basses… …   Useful english dictionary

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