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Definition of Chub

Chub
Chub Chub, n. [This word seems to signify a large or thick fish. Cf. Sw. kubb a short and thick piece of wood, and perh. F. chabot chub.] (Zo["o]l.) A species to fresh-water fish of the Cyprinid[ae] or Carp family. The common European species is Leuciscus cephalus; the cheven. In America the name is applied to various fishes of the same family, of the genera Semotilus, Squalius, Ceratichthys, etc., and locally to several very different fishes, as the tautog, black bass, etc. Chub mackerel (Zo["o]l.), a species of mackerel (Scomber colias) in some years found in abundance on the Atlantic coast, but absent in others; -- called also bull mackerel, thimble-eye, and big-eye mackerel. Chub sucker (Zo["o]l.), a fresh-water fish of the United States (Erimyzon sucetta); -- called also creekfish.

Meaning of Chub from wikipedia

- see sea chub. Other fish called "chubs" are: Bigeye chub, genus Hybopsis Cr**** chub, genus Semotilus Fallfish, genus Semotilus European chub, genus Squalius...
- may refer to: Chub, Texas, community in the United States Chub Cr****, a stream in Minnesota Chub Lake (disambiguation) Chub (container) Chub, part of the...
- The chub mackerel, Pacific mackerel, or Pacific chub mackerel (Scomber ****onicus) is a species of fish in the tuna and mackerel family, Scombridae. This...
- A chub is an overweight or obese **** man who identifies as being part of the chubby culture. Although there is some overlap between chubs and bears, chubs...
- A chub or a chub pack is a type of container formed by a tube of flexible packaging material. The cylindrical package has the appearance of a sausage with...
- For European chubs other than this particular species, see Squalius. Squalius cephalus is a European species of freshwater fish in the carp family Cyprinidae...
- the Virgin River. Chub are a fast streamlined fish with a sloped forehead, humped back, and thin rounded tail. The Virgin River chub feeds on small fish...
- The Bermuda chub, Kyphosus sectatrix, a sea chub of the genus Kyphosus, is found in the Caribbean and off Florida, Bahamas, Bermuda, and in the Gulf of...
- Chub Cay Airport is an airport in Chub Cay in the Berry Islands in The Bahamas (IATA: CCZ, ICAO: MYBC). The airport actually lies in Frazers Hog Cay. Airport...
- Chupryna (Ukrainian: чуприна), chub (Ukrainian: чуб, "crest"), khokhol (Russian: хохол, "forelock"), or oseledets (Ukrainian: оселедець, "herring") is...
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