white crappie
noun Date: circa 1926 a silvery North American sunfish (Pomoxis annularis) with five or six protruding spines on the dorsal fins that is used as a panfish and often for stocking small ponds

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • white crappie — ☆ white crappie n. a silvery crappie (Pomoxis annularis) * * * …   Universalium

  • white crappie — ☆ white crappie n. a silvery crappie (Pomoxis annularis) …   English World dictionary

  • white crappie — noun a crappie that is white • Syn: ↑Pomoxis annularis • Hypernyms: ↑crappie * * * noun : a crappie (Pomoxis annularis) that is typically smaller and more silvery than the black crappie, highly esteemed as a panfish, and often used for stocking… …   Useful english dictionary

  • white crappie — baltoji krapė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Pomoxis annularis angl. silver bass; white bass; white crappie rus. белый краппи ryšiai: platesnis terminas – krapės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • white crappie — white′ crap′pie n. ich See under crappie • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • white crappie. — See under crappie. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • white crappie. — See under crappie. [1925 30] …   Useful english dictionary

  • crappie — ☆ crappie [krap′ē ] n. pl. crappies or crappie [< ?] any of a genus (Pomoxis) of small North American sunfishes found in sluggish streams and ponds throughout E and central U.S.; specif., the black crappie or white crappie …   English World dictionary

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