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Definition of Mullet

Mullet
Mullet Mul"let, n. [OE. molet, mulet, F. mulet, fr. L. mullus.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous fishes of the genus Mugil; -- called also gray mullets. They are found on the coasts of both continents, and are highly esteemed as food. Among the most valuable species are Mugil capito of Europe, and M. cephalus which occurs both on the European and American coasts. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Any species of the genus Mullus, or family Mullid[ae]; called also red mullet, and surmullet, esp. the plain surmullet (Mullus barbatus), and the striped surmullet (M. surmulletus) of Southern Europe. The former is the mullet of the Romans. It is noted for the brilliancy of its colors. See Surmullet. French mullet. See Ladyfish (a) .
Mullet
Mullet Mul"let, n. [F. molette.] (Her.) A star, usually five pointed and pierced; -- when used as a difference it indicates the third son.
Mullet
Mullet Mul"let, n. [Cf. F. molet a sort of pinchers.] Small pinchers for curling the hair. [Obs.] --B. Jonson.

Meaning of Mullet from wikipedia

- Mullet may refer to: Mullet (haircut), a hairstyle that is short in the front, top, and sides, but long in the back Mullet (fish), or "grey mullets",...
- The "mullet" is a hairstyle in which the hair is cut short at the front and sides, but is longer at the back. According to the Oxford English Dictionary...
- flathead mullet, striped mullet (US, American Fisheries Society name), black mullet, bully mullet, common mullet, grey mullet, sea mullet and mullet, among...
- The Mullets is an American sitcom created by Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein (Mission Hill). Starring Michael Weaver, David Hornsby, Loni Anderson and...
- The mullets or grey mullets are a family (Mugilidae) of ray-finned fish found worldwide in coastal temperate and tropical waters, and some species in...
- The red mullets or surmullets are two species of goatfish, Mullus barbatus and Mullus surmuletus, found in the Mediterranean Sea, east North Atlantic...
- The squaretail mullet (Ellochelon vaigiensis), also known as the diamondscale mullet, is a species of grey mullet from the family Mugilidae. It is an Indo-Pacific...
- The white mullet or silver mullet (Mugil curema) is a tropical and subtropical marine fish of the family Mugilidae. It is commonly about 30 cm long. Note...
- cephalus Thicklip grey mullet, Chelon labrosus Boxlip grey mullet, Oedalechilus labeo Leaping grey mullet, Liza saliens Thinlip grey mullet, Liza ramada This...
- The Mullet Peninsula (Irish: Leithinis an M****rthead)—also known as the Mullet (an M****rthead) and sometimes as the Erris Peninsula—is a peninsula in the...