Zingel

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Zingel (Zoöl) A small, edible, freshwater European perch (Aspro zingel), having a round, elongated body and prominent snout.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n zingel A fish of the family Percidæ and genus Aspro; specifically, A. zingel of the Danube and its tributaries. This fish is sometimes a foot long, and is of a greenish-brown color, lighter on the side and whitish on the belly, and marked with four brownish-black bands.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Zingel zing′el a fish of the perch family, found in the Danube.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
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