Definition of Dory

1. Noun. A small boat of shallow draft with cross thwarts for seats and rowlocks for oars with which it is propelled.

Exact synonyms: Dinghy, Rowboat
Terms within: Oarlock, Peg, Pin, Rowlock, Thole, Tholepin, Cross Thwart, Thwart
Specialized synonyms: Rowing Boat, Wherry
Generic synonyms: Small Boat



2. Noun. Pike-like freshwater perches.

3. Noun. Marine fishes widely distributed in mid-waters and deep slope waters.
Group relationships: Family Zeidae, Zeidae
Specialized synonyms: John Dory, Zeus Faber
Generic synonyms: Acanthopterygian, Spiny-finned Fish

Definition of Dory

1. n. A European fish. See Doree, and John Doree.

2. n. A small, strong, flat-bottomed rowboat, with sharp prow and flaring sides.

Definition of Dory

1. Noun. (nautical) A small flat bottomed boat used for fishing both offshore and on rivers. ¹

2. Noun. Any of several different families of large-eyed, silvery, deep-bodied, laterally compressed, and roughly discoid marine fish. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dory

1. a flat-bottomed boat [n -RIES]

Medical Definition of Dory

1. Origin: Named from 1st colour, fr. F. Doree gilded, fr. Dorer to gild, L. Deaurare. See Deaurate, and cf. Aureole. 1. A European fish. See Doree, and John Doree. 2. The American wall-eyed perch; called also dore. See Pike perch. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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