Atlantic croaker

Atlantic croaker
noun Date: circa 1949 a small croaker (Micropogonias undulatus) of the Gulf coast and the Atlantic coast

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  • Atlantic croaker — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Atlantic croaker — Sciaenoid Sci*[ae] noid, a. [L. sci[ae]na a kind of fish (fr. Gr. ?) + oid.] (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the {Sci[ae]nid[ae]}, a family of carnivorous marine fishes which includes the meagre ({Sciaena umbra} or {Sciaena aquila}), and fish of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atlantic croaker — paprastasis krokeris statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Micropogonias undulatus angl. Atlantic croaker rus. волнистый горбыль; обыкновенный крокер ryšiai: platesnis terminas – paprastieji krokeriai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Atlantic croaker — noun a silvery bodied croaker with dark markings and tiny barbels • Syn: ↑Micropogonias undulatus • Hypernyms: ↑croaker • Member Holonyms: ↑Micropogonias, ↑genus Micropogonias * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Atlantic croaker. — See under croaker (def. 2). [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • Atlantic croaker. — See under croaker (def. 2). [1945 50] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Atlantic croaker — Atlan′tic croak′er n. ich a food fish, Micropogonias undulatus, inhabiting Atlantic coastal waters of the southern U.S • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

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  • Croaker, Virginia — Garrett s Grocery is the oldest store in Croaker Croaker is an unincorporated community in James City County, Virginia, United States on the south bank of the York River 10 miles downstream from West Point. The York River is formed from the… …   Wikipedia

  • croaker — Sciaenoid Sci*[ae] noid, a. [L. sci[ae]na a kind of fish (fr. Gr. ?) + oid.] (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the {Sci[ae]nid[ae]}, a family of carnivorous marine fishes which includes the meagre ({Sciaena umbra} or {Sciaena aquila}), and fish of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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