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Synonyms for snapper

(football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback

flesh of any of various important food fishes of warm seas

a party favor consisting of a paper roll (usually containing candy or a small favor) that pops when pulled at both ends

Australian food fish having a pinkish body with blue spots

large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water

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because suddenly those red snapper were all over us.
Mississippians are fortunate to have one of the finest red snapper fisheries on the planet.
The artificial reef system in the northern Gulf of Mexico has been studied extensively--many studies focusing on various life history aspects of red snapper as a means to help resolve the question of whether or not artificial reefs enhance production.
Our research efforts indicate that there is mounting evidence for discrete differences in size at age and in overall growth rates between red snapper sampled from the north central GOM (Louisiana and Alabama) and the southwest GOM (Texas).
A son of the Walthamstow grader Perrys Pusher, Droopys Kewell was coupled here with another former Stow bitch, Rough Charley, who was trained by Paul Garland and seeded middle, like Blonde Snapper.
The blockers can't protect, the holder can't hold, and the kicker can't kick if the snapper doesn't do his job.
Place snapper on plate and spoon a generous amount of beurre blanc over the top.
Then I spotted what certainly looked like a snapper turtle coming out of the water.
They put out their reefs and then they'll go back the next year and harvest their red snapper.
After testing by a wide range of professional and amateur gardeners, the Snapper was chosen as the best specialist tool.
But, as in other regions, the managing Gulf of Mexico Council is dominated by members with direct financial interest in both the commercial shrimp and red snapper fleets.
red snapper fillets 1/3 cup orange juice 1/4 cup grapefruit juice 4 scallions, minced 1 tsp.
Efforts to reduce red snapper fishing mortality rates are now in progress (GMFMC, 1981, 1989, 1991, 1992).
Or, will he retire and spend his time on his lawn with his Snapper zero-turn mower and "mow?