Catfish

Waters:Rivers, lakes, estuaries. Catfish are popularly farm-raised in Mississippi. There is a saltwater variety called the Alantic Wolffish. Description (in water): Scaleless dark-gray fish with long whiskerlike barbels (feelers) around mouth. They range in size from 5 to 10 lbs. Description (in market): White flesh of medium-firm texture and low fat content. Cultured catfish are mildly flavorful; wild catfish can have a 'muddy,' though not necessarily unpleasant, taste reminiscent of the river.…...

Catfish

[Bob Dylan song] Catfish is a song written Bob Dylan and Jacques Levy. It was originally recorded for Dylan`s 1976 album Desire but was released on The Bootleg Series Volumes 1–3 (Rare & Unreleased) 1961–1991. `Catfish` was a tribute to future Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Hunter (better known as Catfish Hunter). Joe Cocker covered ...
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Catfish

USS Catfish was an American Balao Class submarine of 1525 tons displacement launched in 1944 which saw action during the Second World War. USS Catfish was powered by diesel engines providing a top speed of 21 knots, carried a complement of 75 and was armed with one 4-inch gun, two 20 mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft guns; six 21 inch bow torpedo tubes and...
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Catfish

This fish is firm, low in fat, and has a mild flavor. Most catfish are fresh water varieties, but there is a salt water variety that called the 'hogfish.' The channel catfish is considered the best for eating.
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catfish

[n] - flesh of scaleless food fish of the southern United States 2. [n] - any of numerous mostly freshwater bottom-living fishes of Eurasia and North America with barbels like whiskers around the mouth
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Catfish

Cat'fish` noun (Zoology) A name given in the United States to various species of siluroid fishes; as, the yellow cat ( Amiurus natalis ); the bind cat ( Gronias nigrilabrus ); the mud cat ( Pilodictic oilwaris ), the stone cat ( Noturus flavus
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catfish

Common name to express the order siluriformes. This order contains many families and over 2,000 species, including venomous species. Heteropneustes and plotosus genera have dangerous stings and are aggressive. most species are passive stingers. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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catfish

mudcat noun flesh of scaleless food fish of the southern United States; often farmed
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catfish

noun any of numerous mostly freshwater bottom-living fishes of Eurasia and North America with barbels like whiskers around the mouth
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Catfish

• (n.) A name given in the United States to various species of siluroid fishes; as, the yellow cat (Amiurus natalis); the bind cat (Gronias nigrilabrus); the mud cat (Pilodictic oilwaris), the stone cat (Noturus flavus); the sea cat (Arius felis), etc. This name is also sometimes applied to the wolf fish. See Bullhrad.Catfish: words in the def...
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catfish

any of the fishes of the order Siluriformes. Catfishes are related to the characins, carp, and minnows (order Cypriniformes) and may be placed with ... [6 related articles]
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catfish

catfish, common name applied to members of the freshwater fish families constituting the suborder Nematognathi. The catfish is related to the sucker and the minnow, and like them has a complex set of bones forming a sensitive hearing apparatus. Catfish are named for the barbels (“whiskers̶...
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Catfish

The Catfish (Anarhichadidae) is various voracious fishes of the gobies family, natural order Siluriformes having several sensory barbels and scaleless bodies. They were also called the Wolf-fish or Sea-Wolf in the 19th century.
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catfish

Fish belonging to the order Siluriformes, in which barbels (feelers) on the head are well-developed, so giving a resemblance to the whiskers of a cat. Catfishes are found worldwide, mainly but not exclusively in fresh water, and are plentiful in South America. The Eastern European giant catfish or wels Silurus glanis grows to...
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catfish

A mostly freshwater fish with long, cat-like whiskers (like feelers) around the mouth. Most catfish are farmed. The U.S. leads all other nations in the consumption of catfish. It is particularly popular in the southern and central states Catfish have skin that is similar to that of an eel, which is thick, slippery, and strong. All catfish should......
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Catfish

[disambiguation] Catfish is a group of primarily freshwater fish. Catfish may also refer to: ==Film and television== ==Music== ==People== ==Fish== ==Other== ...
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Catfish

All species of the family Clariidae
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catfish

A term for any of the many species of catfish, including black, blue, flathead, channel and yellow species. Fishing for catfish can be called catfishing and a person who fishes for catfish is a catfisherman (both one word).
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catfish

Any of numerous scale-free, chiefly freshwater, bottom-living fishes of Eurasia and North America characteristically having whisker-like projections extending from the mouth. It is a food fish of the southern United States, farmed extensively in Mississippi. The omnivorous fish have been bred to require minimal amounts of fishmeal and fish oil.
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Catfish

[Four Tops song] `Catfish` is a 1976 disco song by the Four Tops released as a single on ABC Records. It was the title track of the album Catfish. In the United States, `Catfish` reached 71 on the Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart and number 7 on the R&B singles chart. By the release of `Catfish` in 1976, the Four Tops popularity had begu...
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