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cavalla

(kəvăl`ə): see pompanopompano
, common name for fishes of the genus Trachinotus, members of a large and important family (Carangidae) of mackerellike fishes, abundant in warm seas around the world.
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The Japanese destroyer hunted for the Cavalla for the better part of three hours, but the sub made a narrow escape.
Reproductive biology of King Mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla, from the Southeastern United States.
Differential accumulation of heavy metals in muscles and liver of a marine fish (King Mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla, Cuvier) from the Northern Gulf of Mexico, USA.
Differential Accumulation of Heavy Metals in Muscle and Liver of a Marine Fish, (King Mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla Cuvier) from the Northern Gulf of Mexico, USA.
Once again, a host of advertisements for desirable goods are included inside, however this time around there are not as many objects of conspicuous consumption on display: Vi Spring Overlay Mattresses ("installed in every passenger ship built by the Union-Castle line during the last 30 years," iv) Webb's Indian Tonic ("supplied to Principal Steamship Lines" Z3), Virginia Cavalla ("the satisfying smoke" 456), Castle Lager ("On the Voyage or wherever you stay in South Africa," 1165).
from the European Central Bank's quantitative easing programme and weak eurozone GDP growth," said Alasdair Cavalla, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research.
Corse di cavalla e di carri in Grecia, Etruria e Roma.
Targeting king mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla, the fishery had been conducted since the early 1960's and was previously unstudied.
Some of the firms in which Jonah Capital has interests include Indongo Mining Ltd in Zambia; Iron Mineral Beneficiation Services in South Africa; Gulf Industrials Ltd which operates in Kenya, Uganda and Madagascar; Peruke Investment Holdings (Pry) Ltd in South Africa; Cavalla Resources Limited in Liberia; African Energy Mauritius Ltd in Botswana; and International Iron Beneficiation Group Ltd, which operates globally.
Price K, Goldhirsch A, Cavalla F, Simoncini E, Castiglione M, Rudenstam CM, et al.
Per suffragare quest'asserzione egli non solo invita Odisseo a riconoscere che "pantere femmine e leonesse non cedono assolutamente ai loro maschi per impeto e forza", ma gli ricorda animali favolosi, quali la scrofa crommionia, "che pur essendo una femmina, procuro molti problemi a Teseo"; la Sfinge, "che se ne stava seduta a ordire enigmi e indovinelli", alla quale "la saggezza non avrebbe giovato se non fosse stata molto superiore ai Tebani per forza e coraggio"; la volpe teumesia, "creatura astuta"; il serpente femmina, "che combatte a Delfi con Apollo per loracolo"; la cavalla Ete, "valente e focosa": sono tutti animali mitici abbastanza noti, dei quali parlano piu volte lo stesso Plutarco e altri scrittori e poeti di epoche diverse.