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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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This Long Snapper award is named after Patrick Mannelly, widely known as the best long snapper in the NFL.
A former officer, who took retirement under A19, revealed how they had begun working for the force again shortly after, applying for the job through Red Snapper.
"Red Snapper's work with the force was an interim measure, which enabled us to get to a position of freeing up police officers more quickly, prior to the force permanently recruiting staff.
Red Snapper Fishing Miami FlFishing some of the deeper wrecks, Reefs and rubble that we typically catch Yellow Eye Snapper, Vermillion Snapper, Snowy Grouper, Yellow Edge Grouper and gray Tilefish we are now catching Red Snapper.
But when Kara sees Snapper at the same event, she decides to tap into her reporter skills and question Jack about his invention.
A focus of this study was the red snapper (Lutjanus campechanus), which is the most highly targeted reef fish in the region and for which the estimated ratio of total harvest (landed catch plus dead discards) to landed catch has averaged 1.5:1.0 in recent years (SEDAR (5)).
A snapper has a small growth on the end of its tongue that they can wiggle around to make it look like a worm.
Today, when you mention red snapper, there is no telling what kind of conversation or emotions might conjure.
Indeed, the biggest threat to Blonde Snapper came from their own Blonde Reagan, who pushed him all the way in Greyhound of the Year voting having himself won the Stayer and Marathon categories.
So I make every effort not only to work on technique but also to make sure they know the time requirements and how important the role of the snapper and holder is.
Snapper Colony has been a standard on the Colony for decades.
Turtle alert The Huddersfield Narrow Canal near Wellhouse at Golcar and (inset) Maggie Davies with a snapper turtle
Gulf Coast Research Laboratory (GCRL) cultures red snapper larvae at 30-35 ppt to match conditions in the wild.
Yet the waters just off Alabama boast one of the nation's most robust red snapper populations.