kɑːp n. freshwater fish v. complain, nag, worry

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  • Carps — Carp Carp, n.; pl. {Carp}, formerly {Carps}. [Cf. Icel. karfi, Dan. karpe, Sw. karp, OHG. charpho, G. karpfen, F. carpe, LL. carpa.] (Zo[ o]l.) A fresh water herbivorous fish ({Cyprinus carpio}.). Several other species of {Cyprinus}, {Catla}, and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • carps — karpiai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Cyprinus angl. carps rus. карпы ryšiai: platesnis terminas – karpinės siauresnis terminas – kininis sazanas siauresnis terminas – paprastasis karpis siauresnis …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • carps — plural of carp in its various meanings above …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • carps — 1) scrap 2) craps …   Anagrams dictionary

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  • Carps Corner, Virginia — Carps Corner is an unincorporated community in New Kent County, Virginia, United States.Reference* [ FID:1477178 GNIS reference] …   Wikipedia

  • carps and allies — karpinės statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas šeima apibrėžtis Visų žemynų gėli vandenys, išskyrus Pietų Ameriką, Australiją ir Madagaskarą. 200 genčių, 1600 rūšių. Daugumos rūšių chromosomų skaičius 2n = 50. Kūno ilgis – iki… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Asian carps — There are many species of heavy bodied cyprinid fishes collectively known as Asian carps. Heavy bodied cyprinids from the subcontinent (for example Catla Catla catla and mrigal Cirrhinus cirrhosus ) are not included in this classification and are …   Wikipedia

  • Chinese major carps — commercially important fishes of the family Cyprinidae, used in aquaculture, namely Ctenopharyngodon idella, Cyprinus carpio, Hypophthalmichthys molitrix, Hypophthalmichthys nobilis, and Mylopharyngodon piceus. See also Indian major carps and… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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