Definition of Mahseers

1. Noun. (plural of mahseer) ¹



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Definition of Mahseers

1. mahseer [n] - See also: mahseer

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mahseers

mahogany tree
maholi
mahon stock
mahone
mahones
mahonia
mahonias
mahoohoo
mahoosive
mahori
mahorka
mahout
mahouts
mahr
mahseer
mahseers (current term)
mahsir
mahsirs
mahua
mahuang
mahuangs
mahuas
mahurat
mahurats
mahusive
mahwa
mahwa tree
mahwas
mahzor
mahzorim

Literary usage of Mahseers

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1. The Rod in India: Being Hints how to Obtain Sport, with Remarks on the by Henry Sullivan Thomas (1897)
"... which was light blue all over except on the abdomen which was white, and the iris which was yellow. , These last four mahseers were all of the form ..."

2. Where Three Empires Meet: A Narrative of Recent Travel in Kashmir, Western by Edward Frederick Knight (1895)
"... here were recorded, with more or less artistic skill in charcoal and pencil, the stories of the sahibs' sport. I saw pictures of fifty-pound mahseers, ..."

3. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society by Bombay Natural History Society (1886)
"... or any other Indian fishes ; a Mahseer no more resembles a salmon than a Buccaneer might an English naval officer. Next after the mahseers come the ..."

4. Afoot Through the Kashmir Valleys by Marion Doughty (1901)
"... the bears that abound in his hills, or the mahseers (finest fish in India) that inhabit his rivers. As twelve miles had to be traversed before I could ..."

5. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1868)
"The various species termed " mahseers " belong to this genus ; a few of them attain a very large size. In the Madras Presidency the following appears to be ..."

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