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G melas
Blackfish Black"fish, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) A small kind of whale, of the genus Globicephalus, of several species. The most common is G. melas. Also sometimes applied to other whales of larger size. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The tautog of New England (Tautoga). 3. (Zo["o]l.) The black sea bass (Centropristis atrarius) of the Atlantic coast. It is excellent food fish; -- locally called also black Harry. 4. (Zo["o]l.) A fish of southern Europe (Centrolophus pompilus) of the Mackerel family. 5. (Zo["o]l.) The female salmon in the spawning season. Note: The name is locally applied to other fishes.
Melasses
Melasses Me*las"ses, n. See Molasses.
Melassic
Melassic Me*las"sic, a. [See Molasses.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an acid obtained from molasses or glucose, and probably identical with saccharic acid. See Saccharic.
Melastoma
Melastoma Me*las"to*ma, n. [NL., fr. Gr. me`las black + ? mouth.] (Bot.) A genus of evergreen tropical shrubs; -- so called from the black berries of some species, which stain the mouth.
Melastomaceous
Melastomaceous Mel`a*sto*ma"ceous, a. (Bot.) Belonging to the order of which Melastoma is the type.
Pimephales promelas
Fathead Fat"head`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A cyprinoid fish of the Mississippi valley (Pimephales promelas); -- called also black-headed minnow. (b) A labroid food fish of California; the redfish.
Piranga erythromelas
Tanager Tan"a*ger, n. [NL. tanagra, probably fr. Brazilian tangara.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of bright-colored singing birds belonging to Tanagra, Piranga, and allied genera. The scarlet tanager (Piranga erythromelas) and the summer redbird (Piranga rubra) are common species of the United States.

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- vomiting, and seizures. Children with MELAS are also frequently found to have short stature. Most people with MELAS have a buildup of lactic acid in their...
- Mela"). Numerous sites and fairs have been locally referred to be their Kumbh Melas. Of these, four sites are broadly recognised as the Kumbh Melas:...
- Melas may refer to: Plural of mela Melas (mythology), a number of different characters in Gr**** mythology Pavlos Melas (1870–1904), a ****enic Army officer...
- increasing number of melas have regularly been held in larger towns outside south Asia, especially in the UK and North America. The larger melas tend to be those...
- TV show The Gossip Table. Melas graduated from Auburn University in 2008 with a degree in radio, television and film. Melas began her career at CNN as...
- Zafeiris Melas or Zafiris Melas (Gr****: Ζαφείρης Μελάς) is a Gr**** contemporary pop-folk laïko singer. He was born in Xanthi and grew up in a poor neighbourhood...
- The black bullhead or black bullhead catfish (Ameiurus melas) is a species of bullhead catfish. Like other bullhead catfish, it has the ability to thrive...
- Melas was later a Habsburg commander in Bohemia. Melas retired in 1803. He died in 1806 at Týnec nad Labem, in Bohemia. Melas at Napoleon Guide Melas...
- Pavlos Melas (Gr****: Παύλος Μελάς, Pávlos Melás; March 29, 1870 – October 13, 1904) was an officer of the ****enic Army, and was among the first who organized...
- village was changed to Melas, after the Gr**** fighter Pavlos Melas who lost his life there. A museum dedicated to Pavlos Melas and the Gr**** struggle...
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