Sergeant Baker

noun a brightly coloured edible fish with two elongated dorsal fin rays, occurring in Australian coastal waters. [Aulopus purpurissatus.]
Origin
C19: of unknown origin.

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  • sergeant Baker — australinė bežibintė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Aulopus purpurissatus angl. sergeant Baker rus. австралийский аулоп ryšiai: platesnis terminas – atogrąžinės bežibintės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • sergeant baker — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈbākə(r) noun Usage: usually capitalized S&B Etymology: probably from the name Sergeant Baker : a brightly colored fish (Aulopus purpurissatus) related to the lantern fishes of the Australian coasts and becoming about two feet long …   Useful english dictionary

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