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Definition of Frostfish
frostfishScabbard Scab"bard, n. [OE. scaubert, scauberk, OF. escaubers,
escauberz, pl., scabbards, probably of German or Scan.
origin; cf. Icel. sk[=a]lpr scabbard, and G. bergen to
conceal. Cf. Hauberk.]
The case in which the blade of a sword, dagger, etc., is
kept; a sheath.
Nor in thy scabbard sheathe that famous blade.
Scabbard fish (Zo["o]l.), a long, compressed,
silver-colored t[ae]nioid fish (Lepidopus caudatus, or
argyreus), found on the European coasts, and more
abundantly about New Zealand, where it is called
frostfish and considered an excellent food fish. frostfishTomcod Tom"cod`, n. [Tom (see Tomboy) + cod: cf. F. tacaud
whiting pout, American Indian tacaud, literally, plenty
(a) A small edible American fish (Microgadus tomcod) of the
Codfish family, very abundant in autumn on the Atlantic
coast of the Northen United States; -- called also
frostfish. See Illust. under Frostfish.
(b) The kingfish. See Kingfish
(c) The jack. See 2d Jack, 8.
(c) . FrostfishFrostfish Frost`fish", n. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The tomcod; -- so called because it is abundant on the
New England coast in autumn at about the commencement of
frost. See Tomcod.
(b) The smelt. [Local, U. S.]
(c) A name applied in New Zealand to the scabbard fish
(Lepidotus) valued as a food fish.
Meaning of Frostfish from wikipedia
- (Elongate frostfish
& Becker, 1970 (Bigeye frostfish
neglectus, Parin, 1976 (Neglected frostfish
- cutl****fish) Lepidopus caudatus
(silver scabbardfish, frostfish
, ribbonfish, scabbardfish, southern frostfish
) This disambiguation
page lists articles
- The North Pacific frostfish
pacificus, is a cutl****fish of the family Trichiuridae found
in the north Pacific Ocean between latitudes
- The silver scabbardfish
(Lepidopus caudatus), also known
as the frostfish
is a benthopelagic
cutl****fish of the family Trichiuridae
- Dab Damselfish Doctorfish Eulachon Flounder Flatfish Fluke Flyingfish Frostfish
Gag grouper Mycteroperca microlepis Giant kelpfish Gizzard
are not to be confused
with Microgadus tomcod
and Lepidopus caudatus
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in 2004 North Pacific albatross North Pacific frostfish North Pacific Current North Pacific
Gyre North Pacific
tomcod, also commonly known
, Atlantic tomcod
cod, is a type of cod found
in North American coastal waters
from the Gulf...
of the ****le. Te Uru-kahikahika, source
of eels, lampreys
. Wharerimu, ancestor
of seaweed. Hine-tapiritia, ancestor
- SS HC Pacific barracuda Sphyraena
argentea, JF SJ NS SS North Pacific frostfish Benthodesmus
pacificus, JF NS Pacific bonito Sarda
chiliensis, JF SG NS...
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