What is another word for burbot?

Pronunciation: [bˈɜːbɒt] (IPA)

The word 'burbot' has several synonyms, including eelpout, lingcod, burley, lawyer, mariah, and freshwater cod. These synonyms refer to a variety of fish, mostly found in freshwater, that belong to the genus Lota. Burbot is a bottom-dwelling fish that is highly sought after for its flaky white flesh and mild flavor. It is commonly found in rivers and lakes throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. With its unique appearance and delicious taste, burbot has become a favorite among anglers and food enthusiasts alike. Whether it's called eelpout, lingcod, burley, lawyer, mariah, or freshwater cod, this fish is a popular choice for fishing and culinary enthusiasts.

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What are the hypernyms for Burbot?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Burbot?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for burbot (as nouns)

Usage examples for Burbot

Pike were also taken in the net, and a species of burbot.
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Marengo, however, had no such scruples, and he was wont to make several hearty meals each day upon the rejected burbot.
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Mayne Reid
River fish included eels, pike, minnows, burbot, trout, and lampreys.
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S. A. Reilly

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