Definition of Pintano

1. a tropical fish [n -NOS]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Pintano

pint pot
pint pots
pinta
pinta fever
pintable
pintables
pintada
pintadas
pintado
pintadoes
pintadoite
pintados
pintail
pintailed
pintails
pintano (current term)
pintanos
pintas
pintel
pinter
pintids
pintles
pintman
pinto
pinto bean
pintoes
pintoid
pintos

Literary usage of Pintano

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

1. The Bahama Islands by George Burbank Shattuck, Geographical Society of Baltimore (1905)
"... (Cow-pilot or pintano). A widely-distributed fish, occurring on both coasts of tropical America, ranging from Florida to Uruguay and Guaymas to Peru. ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"Of the various identifications proposed, the best is that of Nibby, who finds it in a now dry crater lake (pintano Secco), drained by an ..."

3. A Gazetteer of the World: Or, Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Compiled edited by Royal Geographical Society Great Britain (1856)
"pintano, a town of Spain, in the prov. and 60 m. N of Saragossa, in a mountainous district. Pop. 400. PIN-TAO, one of ths Lieu-Kieu group, to the E of the ..."

4. Histoire d'Espagne depuis le premiers temps jusqu'à nos jours by Charles Romey (1841)
"... sur tout le, pintano, et sur tontes les églises paroissiales des châteaux soumis (c'est-à-dire, selon toute apparence, récemment enlevés aux Arabes), ..."

5. The Bahama Islands by George Burbank Shattuck, Geographical Society of Baltimore (1905)
"... (Cow-pilot or pintano). A widely-distributed fish, occurring on both coasts of tropical America, ranging from Florida to Uruguay and Guaymas to Peru. ..."

6. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"Of the various identifications proposed, the best is that of Nibby, who finds it in a now dry crater lake (pintano Secco), drained by an ..."

7. A Gazetteer of the World: Or, Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Compiled edited by Royal Geographical Society Great Britain (1856)
"pintano, a town of Spain, in the prov. and 60 m. N of Saragossa, in a mountainous district. Pop. 400. PIN-TAO, one of ths Lieu-Kieu group, to the E of the ..."

8. Histoire d'Espagne depuis le premiers temps jusqu'à nos jours by Charles Romey (1841)
"... sur tout le, pintano, et sur tontes les églises paroissiales des châteaux soumis (c'est-à-dire, selon toute apparence, récemment enlevés aux Arabes), ..."

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