(redirected from Greyling)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.


n. pl. grayling or gray·lings
Any of several freshwater salmonid fishes of the genus Thymallus of northern North America and Eurasia, having a small mouth and a large dorsal fin and valued as a food and game fish.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


n, pl -ling or -lings
1. (Animals) any freshwater salmonoid food fish of the genus Thymallus and family Thymallidae, of the N hemisphere, having a long spiny dorsal fin, a silvery back, and greyish-green sides
2. (Animals) any butterfly of the satyrid genus Hipparchia and related genera, esp H. semele of Europe, having grey or greyish-brown wings
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(ˈgreɪ lɪŋ)

any freshwater game fish of the genus Thymallus, related to the trout.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Die navorsing het deel uitgemaak van 'n oorkoepelende navorsingsprojek deur die Vakgroep Skryfkuns van die Skool vir Tale, Noordwes-Universiteit, naamlik "Om die wereld oop te skryf: Boeke uit die gemeenskap" (sien Greyling 2005).
In ways that we have not seen before, we heard in this article the voices of our brothers, like Christo Greyling, and our sisters, like Andrena Ingram, who have suffered too much, for too long.
A pounds 3m rescue offer for the luxury car maker which ceased production in June was made by South African businessman Leslie Greyling last month.
Lewis has also strengthened his squad by signing former South African under-23 international Anton Greyling, who earned 10 caps for his country at that level.
Greyling (2010) noted that while libraries in some developed countries preserve indigenous knowledge, the situation is different in Africa.
La PL obtenida en el presente estudio coincide con la obtenida por Greyling y col.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 24, 2014-EPIC unveils acquisition of Greyling
(2008) and Lehloenya and Greyling, (2009) who recorded 100% oestrus for Boer goat using 17 days CIDR###and###superovulated###with###FSH.###On###the other###hand,###present result was superior to some
The foundation was established in 2012 to raise and strengthen awareness of the horses, with the driving forces behind this initiative being Dr Telane Greyling, a biologist and the Gondwana Collection, being managed by Mannfred Goldbeck and its partners at Klein-Aus Vista.
As one of the project leaders and managers (the other two who made significant managerial and creative contributions were Franci Greyling and Louisemarie Combrink), I was involved collaboratively in the conceptualisation and management of the projects as well as in the role of creative practitioner.
Liesel Greyling, from the Health Sciences faculty at DWC, said the centre was developed due to evidence that mental toughness positively correlates with academic performance, comprehension levels and career aspirations.