yellow jack(redirected from Carangoides bartholomaei)
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1. A yellowish-silver carangid food fish (Caranx bartholomaei syn. Carangoides bartholomaei) of western Atlantic and Caribbean waters.
2. Nautical A yellow flag hoisted on a ship to request pratique or warn of disease on board.
3. See yellow fever.
n., pl. (esp. collectively) -jack, (esp. for kinds or species) -jacks for 3
2. a silvery and yellowish Caribbean food fish, Caranx bartholomaei.
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|Noun||1.||yellow jack - caused by a flavivirus transmitted by a mosquito|
infectious disease - a disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact
|2.||yellow jack - yellow flag hoist on a ship in quarantine|
flag - emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design
|3.||yellow jack - fish of western Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico|
jack - any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
n. pop. fiebre amarilla.