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Definition of Red perch
red perchRosefish Rose"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A large marine scorp[ae]noid food fish (Sebastes marinus)
found on the northern coasts of Europe and America. called
also red perch, hemdurgan, Norway haddok, and also,
erroneously, snapper, bream, and bergylt.
Note: When full grown it is usually bright rose-red or
orange-red; the young are usually mottled with red and
ducky brown. Red perchPerch Perch (p[~e]rch), n. [Written also pearch.] [OE.
perche, F. perche, L. perca, fr. Gr. pe`rkh; cf. perkno`s
dark-colored, Skr. p[.r][,c]ni spotted, speckled, and E.
1. Any fresh-water fish of the genus Perca and of several
other allied genera of the family Percid[ae], as the
common American or yellow perch (Perca flavescens, or
Americana), and the European perch (P. fluviatilis).
2. Any one of numerous species of spiny-finned fishes
belonging to the Percid[ae], Serranid[ae], and related
families, and resembling, more or less, the true perches.
(a) The black bass.
(b) The flasher.
(c) The sea bass.
Blue perch, the cunner.
Gray perch, the fresh-water drum.
Red perch, the rosefish.
Red-bellied perch, the long-eared pondfish.
Perch pest, a small crustacean, parasitic in the mouth of
Silver perch, the yellowtail.
Stone, or Striped, perch, the pope.
White perch, the Roccus, or Morone, Americanus, a small
silvery serranoid market fish of the Atlantic coast. Red perch Red horse. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) Any large American red fresh-water sucker, especially
Moxostoma macrolepidotum and allied species.
(b) See the Note under Drumfish.
(Chem) See under Lead, and Minium.
Red-lead ore. (Min.) Same as Crocoite.
Red liquor (Dyeing), a solution consisting essentially of
aluminium acetate, used as a mordant in the fixation of
dyestuffs on vegetable fiber; -- so called because used
originally for red dyestuffs. Called also red mordant.
Red maggot (Zo["o]l.), the larva of the wheat midge.
Red manganese. (Min.) Same as Rhodochrosite.
Red man, one of the American Indians; -- so called from his
Red maple (Bot.), a species of maple (Acer rubrum). See
Red mite. (Zo["o]l.) See Red spider, below.
Red mulberry (Bot.), an American mulberry of a dark purple
color (Morus rubra).
Red mullet (Zo["o]l.), the surmullet. See Mullet.
Red ocher (Min.), a soft earthy variety of hematite, of a
Red perch (Zo["o]l.), the rosefish.
Red phosphorus. (Chem.) See under Phosphorus.
Red pine (Bot.), an American species of pine (Pinus
resinosa); -- so named from its reddish bark.
Red precipitate. See under Precipitate.
Red Republican (European Politics), originally, one who
maintained extreme republican doctrines in France, --
because a red liberty cap was the badge of the party; an
extreme radical in social reform. [Cant]
Red ribbon, the ribbon of the Order of the Bath in England.
Red sanders. (Bot.) See Sanders.
Red sandstone. (Geol.) See under Sandstone.
Red scale (Zo["o]l.), a scale insect (Aspidiotus
aurantii) very injurious to the orange tree in California
Red silver (Min.), an ore of silver, of a ruby-red or
reddish black color. It includes proustite, or light red
silver, and pyrargyrite, or dark red silver.
Red snapper (Zo["o]l.), a large fish (Lutlanus aya or
Blackfordii) abundant in the Gulf of Mexico and about the
Red snow, snow colored by a mocroscopic unicellular alga
(Protococcus nivalis) which produces large patches of
scarlet on the snows of arctic or mountainous regions.
Red softening (Med.) a form of cerebral softening in which
the affected parts are red, -- a condition due either to
infarction or inflammation.
Red spider (Zo["o]l.), a very small web-spinning mite
(Tetranychus telarius) which infests, and often
destroys, plants of various kinds, especially those
cultivated in houses and conservatories. It feeds mostly
on the under side of the leaves, and causes them to turn
yellow and die. The adult insects are usually pale red.
Called also red mite.
Red squirrel (Zo["o]l.), the chickaree.
Red tape, the tape used in public offices for tying up
documents, etc.; hence, official formality and delay.
Meaning of Red perch from wikipedia
- sal****er-dwelling red
drum is often referred
to as a red perch
by definition perch
many fish are referred
to as perch
as a common...
- Red perch
is a name used to refer
to several species
of fish: Red gurnard perch
(Helicolenus percoides) Rose fish (Sebastes norvegicus, formerly
as the common perch
, European perch
, redfin perch
, big-scaled redfin, English perch
, Eurasian perch
, Eurasian river perch
or in Anglophone
- Also called Ocean Perch
Cod, Coral Perch
, Reef Ocean Perch
, Red Perch
, Red Gurnard
Scorpionfish, and Sea Perch
. In the month-long...
- The Pacific ocean perch
(Sebastes alutus), also known
as the Pacific
rockfish, Rose fish, Red bream
or Red perch
has a wide distribution
in the North
- perch include American perch
, coontail, lake perch
, raccoon perch
, ring-tail perch
, ringed perch
, and striped perch
. Another nickname
for the perch
- The Nile perch
(Lates niloticus), also known
as the African snook
or the Victoria perch
, is a species
fish in family Latidae
- mangrove red
, , red
bream, red perch
reef bream, river
roman, or rock barramundi. The mangrove red
- (Sebastes norvegicus), also known
as the ocean perch
haddock, red perch
bream, golden redfish
or hemdurgan, is a deep sea...
- The white perch
(Morone americana) is not a true perch
but is, rather, a fish of the temperate
b**** family, Moronidae, notable
as a food and game fish...
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