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Definition of snapper
snapperRosefish 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
Snapper Snap"per, n.
1. (Teleg.) A device with a flexible metal tongue for
producing clicks like those of the sounder.
2. A string bean. [Colloq., U. S.]
SnapperSnapper Snap"per, n.
1. One who, or that which, snaps; as, a snapper up of
trifles; the snapper of a whip.
2. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of large sparoid
food fishes of the genus Lutjanus, abundant on the
southern coasts of the United States and on both coasts of
Note: The red snapper (Lutjanus aya, or Blackfordi) and the
gray, or mangrove, snapper (L. griseus) are large and
abundant species. The name is loosely applied to
various other fishes, as the bluefish, the rosefish,
the red grouper, etc. See Rosefish.
3. (Zo["o]l.) A snapping turtle; as, the alligator snapper.
4. (Zo["o]l.) The green woodpecker, or yaffle.
5. (Zo["o]l.) A snap beetle.
Meaning of snapper from wikipedia
- Look up snapper
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Snapper
(s) may refer
to: Lutjanidae, a family
of fish known
Lutj**** campech****, a fish...
body is very similar
to other snappers
, such as the mangrove snapper
, mutton snapper
, lane snapper
, and dog snapper
. All feature...
- In gridiron
football, the long snapper
(or deep snapper
) is a center
on special teams whose
duty is to snap the football
over a longer
, commonly referred
to as red snapper
in the Gulf of Mexico
and western Atlantic Ocean
Lutj**** purpureus, Southern
, is one...
- The mangrove snapper
or gray snapper
(Lutj**** griseus) is a species
of snapper native
to the western Atlantic Ocean
from M****achusetts to Brazil, the...
- The lane snapper
(Lutj**** synagris), the Mexican snapper
, redtail snapper
or spot snapper
, is a species
ray-finned fish, a snapper
- The Australasian snapper
(Chrysophrys auratus) or silver seabream
is a species
of porgie found
in coastal waters
of Australia, Philippines, Indonesia...
- The vermilion snapper
(Rhomboplites aurorubens), the clubhead snapper
, night snapper
, Brian’s red fish or beeliner
is a species
is a common
name for a fish. Black snapper
dentatus, a member
of the snapper
Lutj**** griseus, the snapper
- The silk snapper
(Lutj**** viv****), the West Indian snapper
, yellow-e**** snapper
or yellow-e**** red snapper
, is a species
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