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Definition of Silver perch
silver perchMademoiselle Ma`de*moi`selle", n.; pl. Mesdemoiselles. [F.,
fr. ma my, f. of mon + demoiselle young lady. See Damsel.]
1. A French title of courtesy given to a girl or an unmarried
lady, equivalent to the English Miss. --Goldsmith.
2. (Zo["o]l.) A marine food fish (Sci[ae]na chrysura), of
the Southern United States; -- called also yellowtail,
and silver perch. Silver perchSilver Sil"ver, a.
1. Of or pertaining to silver; made of silver; as, silver
leaf; a silver cup.
2. Resembling silver. Specifically:
(a) Bright; resplendent; white. ``Silver hair.' --Shak.
Others, on silver lakes and rivers, bathed Their
downy breast. --Milton.
(b) Precious; costly.
(c) Giving a clear, ringing sound soft and clear. ``Silver
(d) Sweet; gentle; peaceful. ``Silver slumber.'
American silver fir (Bot.), the balsam fir. See under
Silver age (Roman Lit.), the latter part (a. d. 14-180) of
the classical period of Latinity, -- the time of writers
of inferior purity of language, as compared with those of
the previous golden age, so-called.
Silver-bell tree (Bot.), an American shrub or small tree
(Halesia tetraptera) with white bell-shaped flowers in
clusters or racemes; the snowdrop tree.
Silver bush (Bot.), a shrubby leguminous plant (Anthyllis
Barba-Jovis) of Southern Europe, having silvery foliage.
Silver chub (Zo["o]l.), the fallfish.
Silver eel. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The cutlass fish.
(b) A pale variety of the common eel.
Silver fir (Bot.), a coniferous tree (Abies pectinata)
found in mountainous districts in the middle and south of
Europe, where it often grows to the height of 100 or 150
feet. It yields Burgundy pitch and Strasburg turpentine.
Silver foil, foil made of silver.
Silver fox (Zo["o]l.), a variety of the common fox (Vulpes
vulpes, variety argenteus) found in the northern parts
of Asia, Europe, and America. Its fur is nearly black,
with silvery tips, and is highly valued. Called also
black fox, and silver-gray fox.
Silver gar. (Zo["o]l.) See Billfish
Silver grain (Bot.), the lines or narrow plates of cellular
tissue which pass from the pith to the bark of an
exogenous stem; the medullary rays. In the wood of the oak
they are much larger than in that of the beech, maple,
pine, cherry, etc.
Silver grebe (Zo["o]l.), the red-throated diver. See
Illust. under Diver.
Silver hake (Zo["o]l.), the American whiting.
Silver leaf, leaves or sheets made of silver beaten very
Silver lunge (Zo["o]l.), the namaycush.
Silver moonfish.(Zo["o]l.) See Moonfish
Silver moth (Zo["o]l.), a lepisma.
Silver owl (Zo["o]l.), the barn owl.
Silver perch (Zo["o]l.), the mademoiselle, 2.
Silver pheasant (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
beautiful crested and long-tailed Asiatic pheasants, of
the genus Euplocamus. They have the tail and more or
less of the upper parts silvery white. The most common
species (E. nychtemerus) is native of China.
Silver plate, domestic utensils made of silver. Silver 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.
Meaning of Silver perch from wikipedia
- Silver perch
is a common
name for several fishes
and may refer
to the east coast
of the United States
- The American silver perch
chrysoura, is an American
on the eastern
seaboard, the silver perch
is commonly caught
- The Nile perch
(Lates niloticus), also known
as the African snook
or the Victoria perch
, is a species
fish in family Latidae
- The silver perch
(Bidy**** bidy****) is a medium-sized freshwater
fish of the family Terapontidae endemic
to the Murray-Darling river system
- In some locales
it is referred
b****". The name "white perch
" is sometimes applied
to the white
- Pirate perch
(Aphredoderus say****) White perch
(Morone americana) Rock perch
(Ambloplites rupestris) Sacramento perch
(Archoplites interruptus) Silver
plumbeus, known commonly
as the silver perch
, is a species
of fish in the family
Terapontidae, the grunters. It is endemic
to the Philippines...
and is closely related
to the black
drum (Pogonias cromis), the silver perch
(Bairdiella chrysoura), the spot croaker
(Leiostomus xanthurus), the...
- ****pies. Alternate common names
for the species include goldring
and silver perch
. USS Goldring is named
for the fish. The genus
name Promoxis refers
- marine species
of sea bream
from the Indo-West Pacific
Bidy**** bidy**** (silver perch
), freshwater species
of grunters endemic
to the Murray–Darling river...
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