yellowtail snapper
noun see yellowtail

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • yellowtail snapper — Kubos rabirubija statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Ocyurus chrysurus angl. yellowtail; yellowtail snapper rus. желтохвостый луциан; кубинский желтохвост; рабирубия ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • yellowtail snapper — noun superior food fish of the tropical Atlantic and Caribbean with broad yellow stripe along the sides and on the tail • Syn: ↑yellowtail, ↑Ocyurus chrysurus • Hypernyms: ↑snapper • Member Holonyms: ↑Ocyurus, ↑genus Ocyurus …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellowtail — [yel′ō tāl΄] n. pl. yellowtails or yellowtail ☆ 1. any of a genus (Seriola) of large, marine, food and game jack fishes; esp., a species ( S. lalandei) of the Pacific ☆ 2. any of various other fishes having a yellowish tail, as the yellowtail… …   English World dictionary

  • Yellowtail (fish) — A yellowtail may be any of several different species of fish. Most commonly the Yellowtail amberjack Seriola lalandi is meant. In the context of sushi, yellowtail usually refers to the Japanese amberjack, Seriola quinqueradiata . Other species… …   Wikipedia

  • snapper — /snap euhr/, n., pl. (esp. collectively) snapper, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) snappers for 1, 2; snappers for 3, 4, 5. 1. any of several large marine food fishes of the family Lutjanidae. 2. any of various other fishes, as… …   Universalium

  • yellowtail — /yel oh tayl /, n., pl. yellowtails, (esp. collectively) yellowtail. 1. a game fish, Seriola lalandei, of California. 2. Also called yellowtail snapper. a small West Indian snapper, Ocyurus chrysurus. 3. See yellowtail flounder. 4. any of several …   Universalium

  • yellowtail — noun (plural yellowtail or yellowtails) Date: 1709 any of various fishes having a yellow or yellowish tail: as a. any of several carangid fishes (genus Seriola); especially a food and sport fish (S. lalandi) of the Pacific and Indian oceans… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • yellowtail — noun 1. superior food fish of the tropical Atlantic and Caribbean with broad yellow stripe along the sides and on the tail • Syn: ↑yellowtail snapper, ↑Ocyurus chrysurus • Hypernyms: ↑snapper • Member Holonyms: ↑Ocyurus, ↑genus Oc …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellowtail — Kubos rabirubija statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Ocyurus chrysurus angl. yellowtail; yellowtail snapper rus. желтохвостый луциан; кубинский желтохвост; рабирубия ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

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