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Definition of the noun Ambassis

What does Ambassis mean as a name of something?

Ambassis is a genus of Ambassidae, described by Cuvier in 1828.

Ambassis is a genus of Ambassidae.

Phrases with Ambassis

Phrases starting with the word Ambassis:

  1. Ambassis Alta
  2. Ambassis dayi
  3. Ambassis Lafa
  4. Ambassis Lala
  5. Ambassis Nama
  6. Ambassis buton
  7. Ambassis Gigas
  8. Ambassis Kopsi
  9. Ambassis Lungi
  10. Ambassis Malua
  11. Ambassis miops
  12. Ambassis Myops
  13. Ambassis nalua
  14. Ambassis Phula
  15. Ambassis Ranga
  16. Ambassis Bogoda
  17. Ambassis Indica
  18. Ambassis kopsii

Phrases ending with the word Ambassis:

  1. Aspro Ambassis
  2. genus Ambassis

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ambassis

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Google previewkrishna's Chordata

Ambassis is a cyclopsivorous fish. It helps in controlling guinea worm disease. Several fishes, like Osphronemus, Etroplus and Chanos, feed on weeds. These are used to control weeds in ponds etc. 7. For sports and recreation : Fish angling ...

Google previewPenny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1851)

Supplement

Ambassis is an Indian freshwater genus.

Google previewThe Supplement to the Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge: Habenaria-Zingiber (1846)

Ambassis is an Indian freshwater genus.

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica, or, Dictionary of arts, sciences, and general literature (1856)

Ambassis, Commer. (Chanda, Hamilt. Buch.) Both the anterior and the posterior edges of the preopercular limb denticulated ; a recumbent spine pointing forward in front of the dorsal ; operculum ending in a point; distinguished from Apogon ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1842)

Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

Ambassis. Uranoscopus. Lum'Pem' With abdominal ventrols. lVith a ringle doreul, and canine Polynemus. teeth. Sphyrnzna. Serranus. Paralepis. Serranus proper. M ullus. Anthias. Mullus proper. Merrus. Upeneus. Plectropoma. gm”): n r-'nuur ...

Google previewThe Panjábí Dictionary (1895)

by Henry Martyn Clark

a fish of the perch family (Ambassis baculis) found in the district; c. to. karni, pherni, wdhuQt. KAljTGGf cfrgft s. /. (Potf The coulter of a plough (both the iron point and the piece of wood to ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1896)

Index by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

577 ; chandi (Ambassis), Uriya, F. 31o, Hir.d., F. 312 ; chándi (silver), ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Index, prepared by Edgar Thurston, assisted by T. N. Mukerji (1896)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

chandi (Ambassis), Uriya, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

Ambassis (am-bas'is), n. for Ambasis, (Gr. Čudaatc, poet. contr. form of ãvá8agic, ascent: see anabasis.] A genus of ercoid fishes, giving name to the family Amassidae. ambassyt, n. An old form of embassy. ambe (am'bé), n. [XIonic Gr. duffm ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Ambassis (am-bas'is), n. [NL., erroneously for Ambasis, (Gr. audacic, poet. contr. form of avā8aac, ascent: see anabasis.] A genus of £ fishes, giving name to the family Am(1881ttate. ambassyt, n. An old form of embassy. ambe (am'bé), n.

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 (1911)

& Ambassis + -idae.] A #" percoid fishes: synonymous with Bogodida. Ambassis (am-bas'is), n. [NL., erroneously for Ambasis, (Gr. Buffagic, poet. contr. form of avá8aouc, ascent: see anabasis.] ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

Ambassis (am-bas'is), n. [NL., erroneously for Ambasis, (Gr. dućacic, poet. contr. form of ãvá8agic, ascent: see anabasis.] A genus of ercoid fishes, giving name to the family Amassidae. ambassyt, n. An old form of embassy. ambe (am'bé), n.

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Small photo of Glassfish (ambassis) surrounding a sponge and coral covered bommie set against a aquarium like background in the Indian Ocean, ZanzibarSmall photo of Glassfish (ambassis) swimming around a croal and sponge covered bommie in a beautiful aquarium like coral sea landscape in the Indian Ocean, ZanzibarSmall photo of Glassfish (ambassis) swimming around a croal and sponge covered bommie in a beautiful aquarium like coral sea landscape in the Indian Ocean, ZanzibarSmall photo of Bearded, tasseled or smallscale scorpion fish (Scorpaenopsis oxycephala) sitting on sponge and coral on a coral reef in the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar surrounded by glassfish (Ambassis)Small photo of Glassfish (ambassis) swimming in a beautiful aquarium like coral sea landscape in the Indian Ocean, ZanzibarSmall photo of Bearded, tasseled or smallscale scorpion fish (Scorpaenopsis oxycephala) sitting on sponge and coral on a coral reef in the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar surrounded by glassfish (Ambassis)Small photo of Bearded, tasseled or smallscale scorpion fish (Scorpaenopsis oxycephala) sitting on sponge and coral on a coral reef in the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar surrounded by glassfish (Ambassis) More...

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