Definition of Cobias
1. cobia [n] - See also: cobia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cobias
Literary usage of Cobias
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The History of Scotland, from the Death of King James I. in the Year M.CCCC by John Lesley, John Leslie, Thomas Thomson (1830)
"... a Frenche capitane named cobias, having the conduci of a fiftie ... capitane cobias gat the fuit of the ..."
2. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray (1834)
"... found in many other species in other respects so like as to be scarcely distinguishable, such as the little mackerel of the Mediterranean, (Sc. cobias, ..."
3. An Introduction to Old Provençal Versification by Frank M. Chambers (1985)
"... between this and Pos vezem and Farai un vers de dreit nien is that it contains an extra rime in a. It is in cobIas doblas; but, as often elsewhere in ..."
4. A Manual of the Vertebrate Animals of the Northern United States: Including by David Starr Jordan (1904)
"(Tnn cobias.) Body elongate, fusiform, with very small, smooth scales ; head long, low ; mouth moderate ; jaws with bands of small teeth ; chin projecting ..."