Orthopristis chrysopterus


Orthopristis chrysopterus
noun
found from Long Island southward
Syn: ↑pigfish, ↑hogfish
Hypernyms: ↑grunt
Member Holonyms: ↑Orthopristis, ↑genus Orthopristis

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  • Orthopristis chrysopterus — Sailor Sail or, n. One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman. [1913 Webster] Syn: Mariner; seaman; seafarer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orthopristis — noun a genus of Haemulidae • Syn: ↑genus Orthopristis • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulidae, ↑family Haemulidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Orthopristis — noun a genus of Haemulidae • Syn: ↑Orthopristis • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemulidae, ↑family Haemulidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pomadasys chrysopterus — Sailor Sail or, n. One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman. [1913 Webster] Syn: Mariner; seaman; seafarer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hogfish — noun 1. large wrasse of western Atlantic; head of male resembles a pig s snout • Syn: ↑hog snapper, ↑Lachnolaimus maximus • Hypernyms: ↑wrasse 2. found from Long Island southward • Syn: ↑pigfish, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pigfish — noun 1. found around the Great Barrier Reef • Syn: ↑giant pigfish, ↑Achoerodus gouldii • Hypernyms: ↑wrasse • Member Holonyms: ↑Achoerodus, ↑genus Achoerodus 2. fo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diplodus rhomboides — Sailor Sail or, n. One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman. [1913 Webster] Syn: Mariner; seaman; seafarer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hogfish — Sailor Sail or, n. One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman. [1913 Webster] Syn: Mariner; seaman; seafarer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lagodon rhomboides — Sailor Sail or, n. One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman. [1913 Webster] Syn: Mariner; seaman; seafarer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pigfish — Sailor Sail or, n. One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman. [1913 Webster] Syn: Mariner; seaman; seafarer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English