striped bass


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striped bass

 (băs)
n.
A food and game fish (Morone saxatilis) native to Atlantic coastal waters of North America and introduced into inland waters and Pacific coastal waters, having dark longitudinal stripes along the sides and characteristically swimming up rivers to spawn. Also called rockfish, striper.

striped′ bass′

(bæs)
n.
an important American game fish, Morone saxatilis, having blackish stripes along each side.
[1810–20, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.striped bass - caught along the Atlantic coast of the United Statesstriped bass - caught along the Atlantic coast of the United States
sea bass, bass - the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae
2.striped bass - marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripesstriped bass - marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripes; migrates upriver to spawn; sometimes placed in the genus Morone
sea bass - any of various food and sport fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States having an elongated body and long spiny dorsal fin
genus Roccus, Roccus - a genus of Serranidae
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Recipe from Ashley Gallant, head chef at Striped Bass, Princes Square, Glasgow
(Serves 4) For the tuile: 2 ounces water 2 ounces sugar 1 ounces mustard seeds 1 teaspoon honey For the bass: 1 teaspoon verjus 1 teaspoon cider vinegar Juice of 1 lime 8 ounce fillet wild striped bass, skin removed and thinly sliced For the garnish: Mustard oil Fleur de sel Lime zest Micro amaranth Micro saltwort
The 19 papers examine such aspects of the river/fish complex in the New York river as hydrodynamics of the estuary, historical changes in the patterns of population and land use in the watershed, winter distribution and abundance of various fish using hydro-acoustics, and recreational fisheries with an emphasis on striped bass. No index is provided.
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June 15--The board of directors of the Sleepy Hollow Chamber of Commerce and the Westchester Hispanic Chamber of Commerce present their 2nd annual executive networking reception at the Striped Bass Restaurant, 236 West Main Street., Tarrytown, from 6 to 8 p.m.