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Definition of the noun alectis ciliaris

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noun

  1. fish having greatly elongated front rays on dorsal and anal fins
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • synonyms of Alectis ciliaris: thread-fish / threadfish
    • more generic word: jack = any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
    • member of: Alectis / genus Alectis = a genus of Carangidae

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Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1904)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

The threadfish ( Alectis ciliaris). SUNFLOWER (probably so called from its yellow radiate disk), Helianthus. A genus of large herbs of the order Composites, containing numerous, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1914)

The thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, a fish with long filamentous dorsal and anal rays.–Cobbler's chest. See *chest 1.–Cobbler's end, a waxed ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

The thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, a fish with long filamentous dorsal and anal rays Cobbler's chest. See -kchestl.— Cobbler's end, a waxed ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

The thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, a fish with long filamentous dorsal and anal rays.–Cobbler's chest. See *chest 1.- Cobbler's end, a waxed end. cobbler-fish, n. 2. See *Alectis. cobbra (kob'rä), n. [Also cobra, kobbera : nacoccidioid Coblentz ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1910)

The thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, a fish with long filamentous dorsal and anal rays.-Cobbler's chest. See orchest 1.-Cobbler's end, a waxed end. cobbler-fish, m . 2. See *Alectis. cobbra (kob'rã), n. [Also cobra, kobbera : native Australian.] ...

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Alectis Ciliaris

African Pompano (Alectis ciliaris)

Magic Rocks, Lembeh Strait, Sulawesi, INDONESIA

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