Definition of Crevalle

1. n. The cavally or jurel.



Definition of Crevalle

1. a food and game fish [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crevalle

cretinize
cretinized
cretinizes
cretinizing
cretinoid
cretinous
cretins
cretism
cretisms
cretonne
cretonnes
creutzer
creutzers
creutzfeldt-jakob disease
creutzfeldt-jakob syndrome
crevalle (current term)
crevalle jack
crevalles
crevet
crevets
crevette
crevettes
crevice
creviced
crevices
crevicular

Literary usage of Crevalle

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Where, When, and how to Catch Fish on the East Coast of Florida by William H. Gregg, John Gardner (1902)
"It seems to me the Runners are hybrids from the crevalle and Bluefish species or families, as they certainly resemble both of those fishes. ..."

2. Camp Life in Florida: A Handbook for Sportsmen and Settlers by Charles Hallock (1876)
"Hoi- brook is the only writer who, to my knowledge, gives a scientific description of this fish, and he apparently confounds it with the cavalli or crevalle ..."

3. Camping and Cruising in Florida by James Alexander Henshall (1884)
"Here the boys had a surfeit of trolling for crevalle. At Conch Bar, midway between the Narrows and Jupiter, we sighted the tower of Jupiter Light, ..."

4. The Table: How to Buy Food, how to Cook It, and how to Serve it by Alexander Filippini (1889)
"crevalle \Caranx hippos\. Pompano. Butter-fish. Tilefish. Weakfish. Lafayette. Porgies. Squid. Smelts make their appearance for the first time in the season ..."

5. Where, When, and how to Catch Fish on the East Coast of Florida by William H. Gregg, John Gardner (1902)
"It seems to me the Runners are hybrids from the crevalle and Bluefish species or families, as they certainly resemble both of those fishes. ..."

6. Camp Life in Florida: A Handbook for Sportsmen and Settlers by Charles Hallock (1876)
"Hoi- brook is the only writer who, to my knowledge, gives a scientific description of this fish, and he apparently confounds it with the cavalli or crevalle ..."

7. Camping and Cruising in Florida by James Alexander Henshall (1884)
"Here the boys had a surfeit of trolling for crevalle. At Conch Bar, midway between the Narrows and Jupiter, we sighted the tower of Jupiter Light, ..."

8. The Table: How to Buy Food, how to Cook It, and how to Serve it by Alexander Filippini (1889)
"crevalle \Caranx hippos\. Pompano. Butter-fish. Tilefish. Weakfish. Lafayette. Porgies. Squid. Smelts make their appearance for the first time in the season ..."

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