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Definition of Albicore

Albicore
Albicore Al"bi*core, n. [F. albicore (cf. Sp. albacora, Pg. albacor, albacora, albecora), fr. Ar. bakr, bekr, a young camel, young cow, heifer, and the article al: cf. Pg. bacoro a little pig.] (Zo["o]l.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel family, esp. Orcynus alalonga. One species (Orcynus thynnus), common in the Mediterranean and Atlantic, is called in New England the horse mackerel; the tunny. [Written also albacore.]

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- HMS Albacore (or HMS Albicore) was launched in 1804 in Bristol. She parti****ted in two notable actions. The British Royal Navy sold her in 1815 and she...
- HMS Albacore (or Albicore) was launched in 1793 at Rotherhithe. She captured several privateers and a French Navy corvette before she was sold in 1802...
- holiday resorts and residential dwellings. The station will be sited between Albicore Street and Dolphin Avenue on the Gold Coast Highway. It will serve the...
- List of shipwrecks: Unknown date in January 1881 Ship Country Description Albicore  United Kingdom The steamship was driven as**** at IJmuiden, North Holland...
- Dutchman and Toiler (both  United Kingdom) and towed in to Dublin, leaking. Albicore  United Kingdom The steamship ran aground at the mouth of the River Carron...
- Sands, in the Firth of Forth. Her five crew were rescued by the steamship Albicore ( United Kingdom). Idolph was on a voyage from Burntisland, Fife, United...
- Description Aurora  United Kingdom The steamship collided with the steamship Albicore ( United Kingdom) at Ma****luis, South Holland, Netherlands and was left...
- List of shipwrecks: 12 October 1873 Ship Country Description Albicore  United Kingdom The steamship collided with the steamship Fijenoord ( Netherlands)...
- shipwrecks: 12 October 1821 Ship Country Description Albacore Guernsey Albicore was lost at Bahia, Brazil with the loss of three of her crew. She was on...
- List of shipwrecks: 10 November 1876 Ship Country Description Albicore  United Kingdom The steamship ran aground in the River Carron. She was on a voyage...