• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Sea-bass a name applied to some perch-like marine fishes, many common food-fishes in America—black sea-bass, bluefish, &c
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. ; Dut. zee, Ger. see, Ice. sær, Dan. .


In literature:

Immediately, soprano, alto, bass and tenor launched forth upon the sea of song.
"Eben Holden" by Irving Bacheller
Bass had from his early years shown a desire to go to sea.
"The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders" by Ernest Scott
I thundered powerfully down in the bass; that was the North Sea, the chorus in thy present grand' opera.
"O. T." by Hans Christian Andersen
The trout, or the wild duck, or the sea bass is only an innocent excuse to be alone with the Infinite.
"Vanishing Roads and Other Essays" by Richard Le Gallienne
Habitat: Bass Strait, 45 fathoms; and elsewhere in the Australian seas.
"Narrative Of The Voyage Of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Commanded By The Late Captain Owen Stanley, R.N., F.R.S. Etc. During The Years 1846-1850. Including Discoveries And Surveys In New Guinea, The Louisiade Archipelago, Etc. To Which Is Added The Account Of Mr. E.B. Kennedy's Expedition For The Exploration Of The Cape York Peninsula. By John Macgillivray, F.R.G.S. Naturalist To The Expedition. In Two Volumes. Volume 1." by John MacGillivray
Mr Bass kept the sheet of the sail in his hand, drawing in a few inches occasionally, when he saw a particularly heavy sea following.
"A Voyage to Terra Australis" by Matthew Flinders
Above the roar of the elemental strife she could hear the deep and mighty bass of the roaring sea.
"The Unseen Bridgegroom" by May Agnes Fleming
Sea trout, striped bass or other fish may be used.
"Mrs. Wilson's Cook Book" by Mary A. Wilson
The bass ran stubbornly out to sea.
"Navy Boys Behind the Big Guns" by Halsey Davidson
Split a large sea-bass.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green

In poetry:

Coarse woven cloth
The beach at Fujie:
Catching sea bass,
A fisherman, is that what I'll seem?
As I journey on my way…
"Coarse woven cloth" by Kakinomoto no Asomi Hitomaro
Yes, he is harping on the "Sea of glass,"
Where saints begin, and angels join the strain;
While Spheres in one profound, eternal bass,
Sing thro' their orbs, illumined as they pass,
And constellations catch the long refrain.
"The Lute Of Afric's Tribe" by Albery Allson Whitman

In news:

Sea Bass Agua Pazza from Amalfi on the Beach.
Chilean Sea Bass with Basmati Rice.
Grilled sea bass a celebratory dish for two.
CHILEAN SEA BASS Le Cirque The fish is endangered.
You may substitute sea bass for this recipe.
Roasted Sea Bass With Potatoes, Capers and Olives.
A one-of-a-kind killer whale population appears to be threatened by human appetites for Antarctic toothfish, better known to restaurant-goers as Chilean Sea Bass .
He cites the Marine Stewardship Council's 2004 decision to certify a Chilean- sea-bass fishery in the South Georgia Islands—and Whole Foods' decision to sell it—for creating confusion.
Bob Chambers, a private chef and former F&W staffer, created this delectable butter-fried sea bass.
One of Upper Crust 's specials is a fresh local sea bass with porcini risotto.
White Sea Bass Population Growing Off Ventura, Santa Barbara Counties Thanks To Volunteer Efforts.
Oh the poor Chilean sea bass .
Saturday & Sunday, feast on $8 Portón cocktails (think pisco sours and pisco-jitos), $14 sea bass & miso anticuchos and $13 yellowtail seviche 600 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach.
Sea bass took a beating with about a 50% cut in quota .
Chef Sergio Leoni serves Italian classics—seafood risotto, grilled sea bass and fennel—in a stylish setting, with formal service (an especially solicitous waitstaff, a surfeit of white linen).

In science:

Axelrod and Hamilton [117] quote the example of sea bass, a hermaphrodite where partners stay together a long time and change sex roles on a regular basis.
Biological Evolution and Statistical Physics