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Synonyms for shiner

a bruise surrounding the eye

Synonyms for shiner

a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye

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something that shines (with emitted or reflected light)

important food fish of the northern Atlantic and Mediterranean

any of numerous small silvery North American cyprinid fishes especially of the genus Notropis

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A nice thing about December is that some of the lily pads and other vegetation die back during the colder months, which expands the fishable areas for shiner fishing, which is often limited to just the deeper areas where vegetation doesn't grow.
Locals outside The Royal Oak at Wood Bottom, which was |also known as The Three Shiners
Who knew that Arkansas was the biggest supplier of shiners in the world?
This month, he will drive up toward Amarillo, to pull nets through the water and count the number of small new shiners.
The Topeka shiner, a minnow that grows to be no larger than three inches in length, was once abundant in many streams and rivers throughout the state.
Eleven golden shiners and one unknown fish showed up in a routine trap net sample at Diamond Lake in mid-July.
GE Infinity removes shiners from the list of problems professional painters face," said Jeff Davis, General Manager of GE Sealants & Adhesives.
For 1993-2001, NPPD surveys indicated that sand shiners and red shiners were the most common, at 38.
Digestive tract contents from 486 smalleye shiner Notropis buccula and 475 sharpnose shiner N.
Ghost shiners are native to Ohio, Iowa, and other southern states, such as Kansas, Missouri, and Texas.
The turning sand turns up food for shiners that lie in wait.
leptocephalus (bluehead chub) and on one occasion over pits being dug by central stonerollers (Campostoma anomalum) and striped shiners ( Luxilus chrysocephalus).
The idea was to drift with a live shiner - along with shad, a native baitfish - on a 4/o hook and 40-pound line.
A Buckingham Palace spokesman refused to shed any light on the mystery shiners.
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