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croaker

n. a doctor. The croaker said my tonsils have to come out.
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directed at whitemouth croaker, blackfin goosefish and codling, respectively) have been operating in a fragile economic and financial performance, which could only margi-nally improve if submitted to management actions involving reductions on the length of the fishing sets.
Whatever the brothers catch is cooked at home: threadfin salmon, grouper, mullet, croaker fish, red snapper and rockfish.
Abstract--The Atlantic croaker (Micropogonias undulatus) is an important commercial species in the Gulf of Mexico, but this stock has been reduced historically as bycatch in other fisheries.
The most prevalent by-catch species were pogi (Brevoortia patronus), cutlass fish (Assurger anzac), white trout (Paralichtys albigutta), Atlantic menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus), croaker (Micropognias undulates), spot (Cynoscion arenarius), and mantis shrimp (Leiostomus xanthurus).
The reproductive biology and production characteristics of three croaker species of the Guinea coast were studied by Zuyev and Giragosov [8].
108 WHITE CROAKER HIERARCHIAL HABITAT SELECTION: THE PRIMARY AND SECONDARY DRIVERS OF WHITE CROAKER MOVEMENT IN THE LOS ANGELES AND LONG BEACH HARBORS
BMW spokesman, Scott Croaker, stated that a bolt attached to the engine's VANOS valve system can shear, leading to a loss in oil pressure and the potential for engine failure.
Transient species are more widely distributed, using oyster reefs as well as other estuarine habitats, including Atlantic croaker {Micropogonias undulatus), silver perch (Bairdiella chrysoura), and spotted seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus) (Harding & Mann 2001, Lederhouse 2009).
Sea-cat fish, Hair-tail fish, Indian Mackerel, Sardines, Small Croaker and the most sought-after Tuna are the main fish species found in Baluchistan.
These included: Atlantic croaker, Micropogonias undulatus; black drum, Pogonias cromis; cobia, Rachycentron canadum; king mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla; lane snapper, Lutjanus synagris; longspine porgy, Stenotomus caprinus; red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus; seatrout, Cynoscion spp.
Those two retired ships, along with the Gatoclass submarine USS Croaker, form the largest inland anchorage of WWII naval vessels in the nation.
Thiswasclearlyvisiblethroughout theraceonTVand Robert Tyner, trainer of the winner Boss Croaker, wasnothappy .
Spatial and temporal variation in feeding of immature stages (10-130 mm standard length) of two sciaenids, spot (Leiostomus xanthurus) and Atlantic croaker (Micropogonias undulatus), was investigated at Mad Island Marsh on the Texas Gulf coast from March 1998 through August 1999.
A study conducted during the summers of 2006 and 2007 found that nearly a quarter of female Atlantic croaker fish caught in the Gulf's dead zone had developed deformed, testes-like organs instead of ovaries.