white sucker
noun Date: 1869 a common and widespread edible sucker (Catostomus commersoni) of the United States and Canada

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  • White sucker — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • White sucker — Taxobox name = White sucker fossil range=Early Pleistocene to Recent image width = 240px status = secure regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Cypriniformes familia = Catostomidae genus = Catostomus species = C.… …   Wikipedia

  • white sucker — baltoji čiulpikė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Catostomus commersoni angl. common sucker; common white sucker; white sucker rus. белый чукучан ryšiai: platesnis terminas – paprastosios čiulpikės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • white sucker — noun 1. : a common sucker (Catostomus commersonii) 2. : any of various redhorses 3. : carpsucker …   Useful english dictionary

  • white sucker fish — baltoji prielipa statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Remorina albescens angl. manta sucker; white remora; white sucker fish rus. белая рыба прилипало; реморина ryšiai: platesnis terminas – baltosios… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • common white sucker — baltoji čiulpikė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Catostomus commersoni angl. common sucker; common white sucker; white sucker rus. белый чукучан ryšiai: platesnis terminas – paprastosios čiulpikės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Sucker — Suck er (s[u^]k [ e]r), n. 1. One who, or that which, sucks; esp., one of the organs by which certain animals, as the octopus and remora, adhere to other bodies. [1913 Webster] 2. A suckling; a sucking animal. Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] 3. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sucker fish — Sucker Suck er (s[u^]k [ e]r), n. 1. One who, or that which, sucks; esp., one of the organs by which certain animals, as the octopus and remora, adhere to other bodies. [1913 Webster] 2. A suckling; a sucking animal. Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] 3 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sucker foot — Sucker Suck er (s[u^]k [ e]r), n. 1. One who, or that which, sucks; esp., one of the organs by which certain animals, as the octopus and remora, adhere to other bodies. [1913 Webster] 2. A suckling; a sucking animal. Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] 3 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sucker rod — Sucker Suck er (s[u^]k [ e]r), n. 1. One who, or that which, sucks; esp., one of the organs by which certain animals, as the octopus and remora, adhere to other bodies. [1913 Webster] 2. A suckling; a sucking animal. Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] 3 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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