channel bass

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n channel bass large edible fish found off coast of United States from Massachusetts to Mexico
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Usage

In literature:

At four o'clock p.m. 2nd January we entered Bass Strait by the channel on the north side of King's Island.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia" by Phillip Parker King
Suppose we get out the little harpoon and pick up some drum-fish, channel-bass or a whip-ray?
"Dick in the Everglades" by A. W. Dimock
Channel bass run to large sizes.
"Navy Boys Behind the Big Guns" by Halsey Davidson
In 1827 a vessel laden with Bass's beer was wrecked in the Irish Channel.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
But you'll find that one-third of a channel bass is the head.
"Motor Boat Boys Among the Florida Keys" by Louis Arundel
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In news:

London bass producer channels slinky "nu dark swing" sound.
The 115-acre lake at Independence Grove Forest Preserve , one of 16 fishing locations in the district, is stocked with musky, northern pike, black crappie, largemouth bass, channel catfish, walleye, bluegill and yellow perch.
Josh--well known for his deep bass vocals--has been channeled by 16-year old Scotty McCreery whose performances of Josh's hit songs "Your Man" and "Long Black Train" have landed him among the finalists.
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