rainbow runner
noun Date: 1940 a large brilliantly colored carangid food and sport fish (Elagatis bipinnulata) that is common in warm seas and is blue or dark green above and yellowish white below

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  • Rainbow runner — Taxobox name = Rainbow runner image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes subordo = Percoidei superfamilia = Percoidea familia = Carangidae genus = Elagatis genus authority = Bennet, 1840… …   Wikipedia

  • rainbow runner — vaivorykštinė stauridė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Elagatis bipinnulata angl. blue striped runner; rainbow runner rus. радужная макрель; элагат ryšiai: platesnis terminas – vaivorykštinės… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • rainbow runner — noun streamlined cigar shaped jack; good game fish • Syn: ↑Elagatis bipinnulata • Hypernyms: ↑jack * * * noun : a large brilliantly marked blue and yellow carangid food and sport fish (Elagatis bipinnulatus) nearly cosmopolitan in warm seas * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • rainbow runner — noun The marine fish species Elagatis bipinnulatus, which is brilliantly striped yellow and blue Rainbow runners are fished for food and sport in warm waters …   Wiktionary

  • rainbow runner — a streamlined, cigar shaped swift jack, Elagatis bipinnulata, of warm seas, having a blue back, light colored abdomen, and blue bordered yellow stripes on its sides: a food and game fish. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • rainbow runner — noun a colourfully striped fish of the jack family, of warm seas worldwide. [Elagatis bipinnulata.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • rainbow runner —   Kamanu (a fish) …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • runner — /run euhr/, n. 1. a person, animal, or thing that runs, esp. as a racer. 2. a messenger. 3. a messenger of a bank or brokerage house. 4. Baseball. See base runner. 5. Football. the ball carrier. 6. a person whose business it is to solicit… …   Universalium

  • runner — noun 1》 a person or animal that runs.     ↘a horse that runs in a particular race.     ↘a messenger, collector, or agent for a bank, bookmaker, or similar.     ↘an orderly in the army. 2》 a vehicle or machine that runs in a satisfactory or… …   English new terms dictionary

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