black bass

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n black bass widely distributed and highly prized American freshwater game fishes (sunfish family)
    • n black bass bluish black-striped sea bass of the Atlantic coast of the United States
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Black bass An edible, fresh-water fish of the United States, of the genus Micropterus. The small-mouthed kind is Micropterus dolomieī; the large-mouthed is Micropterus salmoides.
    • Black bass The sea bass. See Blackfish, 3.
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Usage

In literature:

Timber bass, black walnut and hard maple, but marshy in front for twenty or thirty chains.
"The Country of the Neutrals" by James H. Coyne
You bite like a black bass and I'm a sucker; you leap up into the sunshine, and I lie under a rotting log.
"Old Ebenezer" by Opie Read
The black bass, as I have said, are prime favourites in the angling resorts of the interior.
"Lines in Pleasant Places" by William Senior
This mixing religion with fishing for black bass and pickerel is a good thing for religion, and not a bad thing for the fish.
"Peck's Sunshine Being a Collection of Articles Written for Peck's Sun, Milwaukee, Wis. - 1882" by George W. Peck
There were bass and black suckers, sunfish and catfish, to say nothing of the sweetest of all, the big-mouthed redeye.
"Children's Literature" by Charles Madison Curry
Beyond, the opening in the shore reeds marked the passage to the secret feeding-ground of the black bass.
"Nancy McVeigh of the Monk Road" by R. Henry Mainer
A splendid black bass that responded hungrily to his bait made a fine addition to his larder.
"The Silver Maple" by Marian Keith
At the back the double-bass, lean and dark, with jet-black eyes that stare stolidly at his leader.
"A Bride of the Plains" by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
Steve, wish me luck, because I know you just love fried black bass.
"Jack Winters' Campmates" by Mark Overton
Clean a four-pound Black Bass, pickerel or haddock, sprinkle with salt, stuff and sew with No.
"Fifty-Two Sunday Dinners" by Elizabeth O. Hiller
Black bass, flounders, terrapin, sea-turtles, perch, turbot, sole and catfish are also common.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1" by Various
TITLE-PAGE ORNAMENT, standing nude figure playing double-bass, black background.
"Aubrey Beardsley" by Robert Ross
The ashies were good for black bass also.
"Woodcraft and Camping" by George Washington Sears (Nessmuk)
As teachers of patience in fishing, black bass are at the head of the list.
"Fishing and Shooting Sketches" by Grover Cleveland
I think the black bass, and some kinds of sea fish.
"A Course of Lectures on the Principles of Domestic Economy and Cookery" by Juliet Corson
The river was full of salmon, and another fish like the black bass.
"Voyages from Montreal Through the Continent of North America to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans in 1789 and 1793" by Alexander Mackenzie
The Sea Bass exists in a great many varieties and has been given many names, such as Black-fish, Rock Bass, Black Will, Black Bass, etc.
"Fast Nine" by Alan Douglas
Black bass are prolific breeders and rapid growers.
"Game Birds and Game Fishes of the Pacific Coast" by Harry Thom Payne
The large-mouth black-bass is very similar in appearance to the small-mouth bass.
"Bass, Pike, Perch, and Others" by James Alexander Henshall
To this type belong the black bass, the sunfish, the catfish and other familiar forms.
"Elementary Zoology, Second Edition" by Vernon L. Kellogg
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In news:

Amendment 18A to the Snapper Grouper Fishery Management Plan includes measures to implement an endorsement program for the commercial black sea bass pot fishery.
My very favorite fish in the frying pan is the black sea bass , and the time to catch them is now.
Sea Bass with Tomato and Black Olive Salsa.
Be Alert for Tagged Black Sea Bass.
My very favorite fish in the frying pan is the black sea bass, and the time to catch them is now.
Bluegill, redear sunfish, black and white crappie, largemouth, spotted and smallmouth bass are all members of the sunfish family.
They might be black bass in some general sense but they're very different from largemouth and spots in the mind of most anglers.
Shoppers wait to check out on Black Friday at Bass Pro Shops in Rossford.
Crappie, White Bass , and Black Bass.
Crappie, White Bass, and Black Bass.
ANNAPOLIS — To improve black bass fisheries management, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources' Fisheries Service now requires qualifying black bass tournament directors to obtain free permits and report catch information.
Largemouth bass with black " camouflage " look caught and released on Onondaga Lake by David Figura, The Post-Standard.
Black bass are good on spinnerbaits, crankbaits, and soft plastics.
Oklahoma bass pro Edwin Evers ' top choice for fall fishing is a Bomber BB5 crankbait in citrus, black-chartreuse or root beer-chartreuse hues.
Conner Caldwell, Black River, caught this 4.91 pound large mouth bass at the NNYB Federated Trail tournament at Black Lake, Aug 19th.
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In science:

Fig. 6. Two consecutive stages of bubble collapse illustrating the compacting/segregating effect of heavy gas shockwave (xenon, black line) on light gas (helium, red line), from (Bass, Ruuth, Camara, Merriman, & Putterman, 2008).
Cavitation-Induced Fusion: Proof of Concept
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