jackfish


jackfish
n. (pl. same) = PIKE(1).

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • jackfish — [jak′fish΄] n. pl. jackfish or jackfishes (see FISH) [ JACK + FISH] any of various fishes; esp., the northern pike …   English World dictionary

  • jackfish — /jak fish /, n., pl., (esp. collectively) jackfish, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) jackfishes. 1. any of several pikes, esp. the northern pike. 2. the sauger. [1735 45; JACK1 + FISH] * * * …   Universalium

  • jackfish — /ˈdʒækfɪʃ/ (say jakfish) noun (plural jackfish or jackfishes) → pike1 (def. 2). Usage: For variation in the plural inflection, see note at fish1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • jackfish — noun A jack (in any of the senses referring to types of fish) …   Wiktionary

  • jackfish — noun (plural same or jackfishes) chiefly N. Amer. a pike or sauger, especially the northern pike …   English new terms dictionary

  • Jackfish, Ontario — The last spike on the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) track between Montreal and Winnipeg was driven in west of Jackfish on May 16, 1885. Laying one particular mile of railway in this area is said to have cost $700,000.Jackfish was established as… …   Wikipedia

  • jackfish family —   1. Caranx sp.: nuku momi (momi), nuku mone u.   2. Kuhlia sp.: āholehole, āhole, apo apo …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • thread-finned jackfish — ilgapelekis alektis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Alectis ciliaris angl. African pompano; ciliated threadfish; cobblerfish; hairfish; pennant trevally; shoemaker; sunfish; thread pompano; thread… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • large thread-finned jackfish — indinis alektis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Alectis indicus angl. diamond trevally; Indian mirrorfish; Indian thread finned trevally; large thread finned jackfish rus. индийский алект; рыба… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Bleeker’s jackfish — apvaliagalvė kavala statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Carangoides gymnostethus angl. Bleeker’s jackfish; bludger; naked breasted trevally rus. гологрудая кавалла; круглоголовый каранкс ryšiai: platesnis …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas