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Definition of the noun Alausa

What does Alausa mean as a name of something?

Alausa is a genus of Clupeidae, described by Valenciennes in 1847.


Alausa: Alawusa is a locality in Ikeja local government of Lagos State, Nigeria. It is the seat of the Lagos State Secretariat and offices of the Governor and Deputy-Governor of Lagos State. Alawusa also has a vibrant and growing Central Business District with several multinational business concerns like Cadbury Nigeria Plc and many others having their offices located in the area. It also has many low density residential estates like the Cornerstone Estate; MKO Abiola Gardens located within it.

Phrases with Alausa

  1. Alausa Eba
  2. Alausa Toli
  3. Alausa Aurea
  4. Alausa Striata
  5. Alausa Alburnus
  6. Alausa Coerulea
  7. Alausa Dorsalis
  8. Alausa macrurus
  9. Alausa Maculata
  10. Alausa Schrammi
  11. Alausa Vulgaris
  12. Alausa Kanagurta
  13. Alausa Schrammii
  14. Alausa Scombrina
  15. Alausa Brachysoma
  16. Alausa ctenolepis
  17. Alausa Microlepis
  18. Alausa Californica
  19. Species Alausa Eba
  20. Genus Alausa

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Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1868)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People

SHAD (Alausa or A lorn), a genus of fishes of the family Clupeidce, differing from Clupea (the Herring, &c) in having the upper jaw deeply notched. The teeth are very small, on the jaws only, and often wanting, at least in the adult fish.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences [...] (1771)

ALAUSA, in ichthyology. See Aloba. ALAUTA, a considerable river of Turky in Europe, which, after watering the north-east part of Tranlyl- v.inia, ...

Google previewThe Cyclopædia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

ALAUSA, or ALosA, in ICZJI/Jyologj', a species of cLUPEA. See SHAn. ALAUSI, or ATUAsI, in Geograpny, a town of South America, in the jurisdiction of Cuenca, in Terra Firma. _ ALAUT, or ALT, a river of Turkey in Europe, which rises in the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1771)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts and Sciences

ALAUSA, in ichthyology. See ALosA. ALAUTA, a considerable river of 'l'urky in Europe, which, aster watering the north-cast part os Tranlsiylvania, and part of Wallachia, falls into the Danube almost opposite to Nicopolis. ALB, or ALBE, in the ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1A1U1S1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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