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Definition of the noun acanthocybium
What does acanthocybium mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Acanthocybium: genus Acanthocybium
- more generic term: fish genus = any of various genus of fish
- member of: family Scombridae / Scombridae = marine food fishes: mackerels; chub mackerels
- member: Acanthocybium solandri / wahoo = large fast-moving predacious food and game fish
Phrases with Acanthocybium
Phrases starting with the word Acanthocybium:
- Acanthocybium Sara
- Acanthocybium petus
- Acanthocybium forbesi
- acanthocybium solandri
- Acanthocybium Solanderi
Phrase ending with the word Acanthocybium:
Other phrases containing the word Acanthocybium:
- Species Acanthocybium Sara
- species Acanthocybium petus
- species Acanthocybium forbesi
- Species Acanthocybium Solanderi
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acanthocybium
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by David A. Bender
wahoo Marine fish, Acanthocybium solandri. waist : hip ratio Simple method for estimating the distribution of subcutaneous and intra-abdominal *adipose tissue.
by J.F. Stimson, Donald Stanley Marshall
A variety of fish, Acanthocybium solandri; it resembles the barracuda but lacks the dog-teeth; ...
From Genome to Environment
Some examples of genera in this group are: skipjack tuna Kastuwonus pelamis, wahoo Acanthocybium solandri, mahimahi, sailfish Istiophorus, silky shark Carcharhinus falciformis, oceanic whitetip shark, sunfish (Mola), whale sharks, and ...
by C. Reid Nichols, Robert G. Williams
wahoo (Acanthocybium solandri), and dolphinfish (Cory- phaena hippurus) are epipelagic, while deep-water examples include blue whiting (Micromesistius ...
Book & CD-ROM Set by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite
[Acanthocybium solanderi] — ORIGIN early 20th cent.: of unknown origin. wahOO3/W01'hu1/ b exclam. N.Amer. another way of saying YAHooK wah-wah ( also wa-wa) > n. a musical effect achieved on brass instruments by alternately applying ...
The Encyclopaedia Britanica (1888)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. Supplement
and the wahoo (Acanthocybium). The king-fish, one of the mackerel tribe, is in season ...
by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
0h<\ Species (Acanthocybium solanderi) of swift-moving, powerful, predaceous food and game fish found worldwide, especially in the tropics. A slim, streamlined fish, it has sharp-toothed, beaklike jaws and a tapered body ending in a ...
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Wahoo (Acanthocybium solandri)
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Scrabble value of A1C3A1N1T1H4O1C3Y4B3I1U1M3
The value of this 13-letter word is 27 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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