Definition of Freshwater bream
1. Noun. Flesh of various freshwater fishes of North America or of Europe.
2. Noun. Any of various usually edible freshwater percoid fishes having compressed bodies and shiny scales; especially (but not exclusively) of the genus Lepomis.
Specialized synonyms: Abramis Brama, European Bream, Bluegill, Lepomis Macrochirus, Lepomis Punctatus, Spotted Sunfish, Stumpknocker
Group relationships: Order Perciformes, Order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi
Generic synonyms: Centrarchid, Sunfish
Terms within: Bream
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Literary usage of Freshwater bream
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1. American Revisions and Additions to the Encyclopaedia Britannica by William Harrison De Puy (1891)
"BREAM, a popular name applied to three very different kinds of fish, but especially to the freshwater bream (Abrami.i brama), a common little European fish, ..."