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Definition of Sea owl

sea owl
Lumpfish Lump"fish`, n. [From Lump, on account of its bulkiness: cf. G. & D. lump, F. lompe.] (Zo["o]l.) A large, thick, clumsy, marine fish (Cyclopterus lumpus) of Europe and America. The color is usually translucent sea green, sometimes purplish. It has a dorsal row of spiny tubercles, and three rows on each side, but has no scales. The ventral fins unite and form a ventral sucker for adhesion to stones and seaweeds. Called also lumpsucker, cock-paddle, sea owl.
Sea owl
Sea owl Sea" owl` (Zo["o]l.) The lumpfish.
Sea owl
Owl Owl, n. [AS. [=u]le; akin to D. uil, OHG. [=u]wila, G. eule, Icel. ugla, Sw. ugla, Dan. ugle.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any species of raptorial birds of the family Strigid[ae]. They have large eyes and ears, and a conspicuous circle of feathers around each eye. They are mostly nocturnal in their habits. Note: Some species have erectile tufts of feathers on the head. The feathers are soft and somewhat downy. The species are numerous. See Barn owl, Burrowing owl, Eared owl, Hawk owl, Horned owl, Screech owl, Snowy owl, under Barn, Burrowing, etc. Note: In the Scriptures the owl is commonly associated with desolation; poets and story-tellers introduce it as a bird of ill omen. . . . The Greeks and Romans made it the emblem of wisdom, and sacred to Minerva, -- and indeed its large head and solemn eyes give it an air of wisdom. --Am. Cyc. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A variety of the domestic pigeon. Owl monkey (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of South American nocturnal monkeys of the genus Nyctipithecus. They have very large eyes. Called also durukuli. Owl moth (Zo["o]l.), a very large moth (Erebus strix). The expanse of its wings is over ten inches. Owl parrot (Zo["o]l.), the kakapo. Sea owl (Zo["o]l.), the lumpfish. Owl train, a cant name for certain railway trains whose run is in the nighttime.

Meaning of Sea owl from wikipedia

- A sea owl is a lumpfish of the North Atlantic. It may also refer to: SS Sea Owl, a Bayfield-cl**** attack transport (also known as USAT Sea Owl) launched...
- The Sea Owl is a 62 m (203 ft) superyacht launched at the Feadship yard in De Kaag, in the Netherlands. London-based Andrew Winch Designs designed both...
- Sea Owl (SS/AGSS-405), a Balao-cl**** submarine, was a ship of the United States Navy named for the sea owl, a lumpfish of the North Atlantic. Sea Owl...
- SS Sea Owl was a Type C3-S-A2-based troop transport built during World War II for operation by the War Shipping Administration which saw service in the...
- grows". The Owl and the ****-cat set out to sea in a pea green boat with honey and "plenty of money" wrapped in a five-pound note. The Owl serenades the...
- The Eurasian eagle-owl (Bubo bubo) is a species of eagle-owl that resides in much of Eurasia. It is also called the European eagle-owl and in Europe, it...
- The great horned owl (Bubo virgini****), also known as the tiger owl (originally derived from early naturalists' description as the "winged tiger" or...
- owl (Tyto soumagnei) is an owl in the barn owl family Tytonidae. It is also known as the Madagascar red owl, Madagascar gr****-owl and Soumange's owl....
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- (2011-07-05). "Feadship yacht Sea Owl". Feadship. Retrieved 2018-01-03. Written by Charl van Rooy (2016-05-06). "The 62m superyacht Sea Owl in Gibraltar". SuperYacht...
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