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Definition of the noun acipenser huso
What does acipenser huso mean as a name of something?
- valuable source of caviar and isinglass; found in Black and Caspian seas
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonyms of Acipenser huso: beluga / hausen / white sturgeon
- more generic word: sturgeon = large primitive fishes valued for their flesh and roe
- part: beluga caviar = roe of beluga sturgeon usually from Russia
- member of: Acipenser / genus Acipenser = type genus of the Acipenseridae: sturgeons
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An analytical dictionary of the English language, in which the words are explained in the order of their natural affinity, independent of alphabetical arrangement ... (1836)
by David Booth
The Acipenser huso (the Beluga, or Isinglas-fish,) is found in great plenty in the Danube, and has, on that account, been ...
in which the words are explained in the order of their natural affinity by Daniel Booth
The Acipenser huso (the Beluga, or Isinglas-fish,) is found in great plenty in the Danube, and has, on that account, been called the Huso Ger- manorum.
Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge : Illustrated with Upwards of 150 Elegant Engravings. I - N by William Nicholson
Acipenser Huso. Stmio., &c.
The British Encyclopedia (1818)
Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
Acipenser Huso. Sturio. &c. F. Ichtcyoholla. L. D. Russia.
Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
Acipenser Huso. Sturio., &c. E. Ichthyocolla. L. D. Russia. Decoct- ad libit. Ovis Aries.
by Charles Gordon Sinclair
Usually served as a hors d'oeuvre beluga sturgeon One of the largest fish Acipenser huso or Huso huso in the sturgeon family from the Black Sea, the Caspian Sea and the rivers that flow into them. It can live up to l00 years and weigh up to ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 3
CAVIAR, or Cavunm, is the roe of the Beluga, (or Bielu'ga, Acipenser Huso of Linnaeus) and Sevr'ir'iga, (A. Ruthenus,) two kinds of Sturgeon found in the ...
by Abraham Rees
Acipenser Huso. Sturio, &c. E. Ichthyocolla. L. D. Russia.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1842)
Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
Acipenser huso, or isinglass sturgeon, ...
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