Definition of Garpikes

1. Noun. (plural of garpike) ¹



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Definition of Garpikes

1. garpike [n] - See also: garpike

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Garpikes

garniture
garnitures
garookuh
garookuhs
garote
garoted
garotes
garoting
garotte
garotted
garotter
garotters
garottes
garotting
garpike
garpikes (current term)
garran
garrans
garre
garred
garres
garret
garret window
garret windows
garreted
garreteer
garreteers
garretlike
garrets
garrigue

Literary usage of Garpikes

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1. College zoology by Robert William Hegner (1918)
"garpikes are voracious, devouring minnows, young fish, and other aquatic animals, and where they occur in large numbers are very harmful to the fishing ..."

2. A Guide to the Study of Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1905)
"The young garpikes move very slowly, and seem to float quietly, save an exceedingly rapid ... A number of fossil garpikes, referred by Cope to the genus ..."

3. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1849)
"AGASSIZ, on the MONOGRAPH OF garpikes. He said, it would be recollected, ... The only types living, which bear a particular resemblance, are the garpikes. ..."

4. Animal Forms: A Second Book of Zoology by David Starr Jordan, Harold Heath (1902)
"101) and garpikes—in which it is cartilaginous or partly bony. ... The garpikes live in the larger lakes and rivers throughout the East and Mississippi ..."

5. College zoology by Robert William Hegner (1918)
"garpikes are voracious, devouring minnows, young fish, and other aquatic animals, and where they occur in large numbers are very harmful to the fishing ..."

6. A Guide to the Study of Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1905)
"The young garpikes move very slowly, and seem to float quietly, save an exceedingly rapid ... A number of fossil garpikes, referred by Cope to the genus ..."

7. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1849)
"AGASSIZ, on the MONOGRAPH OF garpikes. He said, it would be recollected, ... The only types living, which bear a particular resemblance, are the garpikes. ..."

8. Animal Forms: A Second Book of Zoology by David Starr Jordan, Harold Heath (1902)
"101) and garpikes—in which it is cartilaginous or partly bony. ... The garpikes live in the larger lakes and rivers throughout the East and Mississippi ..."

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