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Meaning of "anabas" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ANABAS

From New Latin, from Greek anabainein to go up.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ANABAS

anabas  [ˈænəˌbæs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ANABAS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Anabas is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ANABAS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

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Anabas

Anabas is a genus of climbing gouramies native to southern and eastern Asia, with two recognized species: ▪ Anabas cobojiusAnabas testudineus In the wild, Anabas species grow up to 30 cm long. They inhabit both brackish and fresh water. Anabas species possess a labyrinth organ, a structure in the fish's head which allows it to breathe atmospheric oxygen, so it can be out of water for an extended period of time. They are carnivorous, living on a diet of water invertebrates and their larvae, and they guard their eggs. Species are found in South Asia, including India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Burma, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippine Islands.

Definition of anabas in the English dictionary

The definition of anabas in the dictionary is any of several labyrinth fishes of the genus Anabas, esp the climbing fish.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ANABAS


Kiribati
ˌkɪrɪˈbæs
rubasse
rʊˈbæs
whitebass
ˈwaɪtˌbæs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ANABAS

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anabaena
anabantid
Anabaptism
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anabolic
anabolic steroid
anabolism
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anabranch
anacardiaceous

WORDS THAT END LIKE ANABAS

Abbas
as
as far as
as good as
as long as
as soon as
as well as
Bahamas
Barabbas
Barnabas
canvas
Christmas
Dallas
Dias
Donbas
extras
gas
has
Honduras
Saint Barnabas

Synonyms and antonyms of anabas in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «anabas» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

anabas
1,325 millions of speakers

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anabas
570 millions of speakers

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510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

anabas
380 millions of speakers
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anabas
280 millions of speakers

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anabas
278 millions of speakers

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anabas
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anabas
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anabas
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Anabas
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anabas
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Translator English - Japanese

anabas
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Translator English - Korean

anabas
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Anabas
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Translator English - Vietnamese

cá rô đồng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பனையேறிக் கெண்டை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आनाबास
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Anabas
70 millions of speakers

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anabas
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Translator English - Polish

anabas
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Translator English - Ukrainian

anabas
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Translator English - Romanian

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Translator English - Greek

anabas
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Translator English - Afrikaans

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Translator English - Swedish

anabas
10 millions of speakers
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anabas
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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ANABAS»

The term «anabas» is regularly used and occupies the 103.715 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about anabas

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ANABAS»

Discover the use of anabas in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to anabas and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Biological Reviews of Important Cambodian Fish Species, ...
Pangasius larnaudii, Clarias batrachus, Cirrhinus microlepis, Leptobarbus hoevenii, Thynnichthys thynnoides, Trichogaster microlepis, Trichogaster pectoralis, Anabas testudineus, Boesemania microlepis, Oxyeleotris marmorata Leng Sy ...
Leng Sy Vann, Eric Baran, Chheng Phen, 2006
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The Fishes of the Indo-Australian Archipelago: Index of the ...
Amphistichus Ag. 468, 291. Amphistichus argenteus Ag. 468, 291. Anabas 1, J53 . * Anabas macrocephalus Blkr. 113, 430. 163, 59. 170, 476. 178, 2. 270, 34. 272, 10. 276, 21. cf. A. testudineus Cuv. Anabas microcephalus Blkr. 163, 58. 498 ...
Max Wilhelm Carl Weber, Lieven Ferdinand de Beaufort, 1964
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The Fishes of the Indo-Australian Archipelago
Anabas testudineus (Bl.) [Fig. 86, pag. 333]. Anthias testudineus Bloch, Ausland. Fische VI. 1795, p. 121. Perca scandens Daldorff, Transact. Linn. Soc. J II. 1797, p. 62. Amphiprion testudineus Bloch, Schneider, Syst. Ichthyol. 1801, p. 204.
Max Carl Wilhelm Weber, Lieven Ferdinand de Beaufort, 1970
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Freshwater Fish Distribution
Two or more species of Anabas are from Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Burma, the Malay Peninsula, Indonesia, Borneo, the Philippines, and Taiwan ( Kottelat et al., 1993; Talwar and Jhingran, 1992; Roberts, 1989a). Anabantids ...
Tim M. Berra, 2008
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The Origins of the Civilization of Angkor: Volume VI The ...
Volume VI The Iron Age: Summary and Conclusions Charles Higham, A. Kijngam . 2. Ompok bimaculatus cleithrum 1R = 1 3. Clarias sp. supraorbital 1L, pectoral spine 1L 1R = 1 4. Anabas testudineus lachrymal 1R, supracleithrum 1L = 1 5.
Charles Higham, A. Kijngam, 2013
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Air-Breathing Fishes: Evolution, Diversity, and Adaptation
It reaches a maximum length of about 25 cm and is the most primitive anabantoid , having both the largest suprabranchial organs and the greatest labyrinth area relative to body mass of all the anabantoids. Anabas (Figure 2.11) is an obligatory ...
Jeffrey B. Graham, 1997
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High Performance Recording and Manipulation of Distributed ...
9.7 Anabas Session Archiving and Replay Anabas eLearning and Collaboration system is an event based environment which utilizes JMS events to transport data among its components. JMS events are used to transport shared display ...
Hasan Bulut, 2007
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Practical Zoology
160. Anabas. : Climbing. Perch. Classification : Same as Nandus nandus. Order Percomorphi -» Perches. Dorsal and anal fins with spiny and soft fin rays. Pectoral arch attached to skull by forked post-temporal. Family Anabantldue Genus ...
Dr. S.S. Lal, 2009
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Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal
Spams testudineus, Shaw, IV. 471. Anabas scandens, Cuv. R. A. (1817). II. 340. Coins cobojius, Buchanan Hamilton, 98, 370, PI. 13, Fig. 33. Anabas testudineus, Cuvier, R. A. (1829) II. 226. Anabas scandens, Cuv. and Val. VII. 325, PI. 193.
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The Origins of the Civilization of Angkor volume 2: The ...
Anabas testudineus. Two individuals are represented by 1L and 2R lower pharyngeal bones. Mystus sp. Two individual fish are represented by 1L cleithrum, 2L and 1R pectoral fin spines and 1 supraoccipital. Notopterus notopterus.
Charles Higham, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ANABAS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term anabas is used in the context of the following news items.
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Bizarre Crawling Fish May Soon Invade Australia
It may not look like much, but Australian biologists are growing increasingly worried that an invasive fish species named Anabas testudineus, ... «OutdoorHub, Jun 15»
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Weird fish that can walk on land has Australia VERY nervous
What ecologists fear is that the climbing perch, or Anabas testudineus, would be disastrous for the native wildlife including not only other fish, ... «BizPac Review, Jun 15»
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Invasive climbing perch is nearing the Australian mainland
The near-invincible climbing perch (Anabas testudineus) is native to Papa New Guinea, but it has been recently detected on the Torres Strait ... «Big News Network.com, Jun 15»
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Aggressive 'walking' fish is heading south towards Australia …
The climbing perch, or Anabas testudineus, has tended to overpower native species in new environments and can hibernate in the mud of dry ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
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Fish farmer becomes billionaire
"That year, after grasping the techniques I decided to use anabas industrial feed for boi fish," Duc said. "The fish grew quickly and I earned ... «VietNamNet Bridge, Apr 15»
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Photos: A trip to U Minh Forest
Most of the fish are loc (lóc), catfish, anabas, and sac (sặc) fish. Fresh fish are caught and many people dry them or salt them to eat all year ... «VietNamNet Bridge, Feb 15»
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Indigenous fishes now dear as most are disappering
Just a few years back, Lalmonirhat people could taste the indigenous fishes like sheatfish, carp anabas, catfish, striped snakehead, chital, rui, ... «The Daily Star, Oct 14»
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The resurrection of Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe: How HCMC brought the …
I usually catch carp, catfish, and anabas,” says Thinh, who lives on Hoang Sa Street -- which runs along the canal. “Most anglers here use ... «Thanh Nien Daily, Aug 14»
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'No cause for alarm' after man killed by flesh-eating bug
“We did have a case some time ago of a person who was infected after being jabbed by a bone from an anabas fish (a type of perch). «The Phuket News, Jul 14»
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HCM City turns squalid canals into green spots
... officials and local residents release 450,000 fry into the Tau Hu - Ben Nghe Canal. There were carps, tilapias, catfishes and anabas. «VietNamNet Bridge, Jun 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Anabas [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/anabas>. Aug 2019 ».
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