The definition of sea horse in the dictionary is any marine teleost fish of the temperate and tropical genus Hippocampus, having a bony-plated body, a prehensile tail, and a horselike head and swimming in an upright position: family Syngnathidae. Other definition of sea horse is a fabled sea creature with the tail of a fish and the front parts of a horse.
The translations of sea horse from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sea horse» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SEA HORSE» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sea horse
QUOTES WITH «SEA HORSE»
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I have a birthmark on the inside of my left knee that resembles an upside-down sea horse.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SEA HORSE»
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One Lonely Seahorse
In a counting book by the creators of How Are You Peeling? where everything is sculpted from food, one lonely sea horse learns that she has a lot of friends--friends she can really "count" on.
Saxton Freymann, 2000
SeaHorse: The Shyest Fish in the Sea
Dive into the warm ocean and swim around amid the coral and waving sea grass. Do you see an eye like a small black bead peering out at you? Linger for a while and discover the secrets of the sea horse--one of the shyest fish in the sea.
Christine Butterworth, 2010
The Life Cycle of a SeaHorse
Male sea horses have a unique role in the sea horse life cycle. They carry the eggs and give birth to as many as 200 babies at one time. Young children can track a sea horse¿s life cycle from egg to fry to adult.
Colleen Sexton, 2012
The SeaHorse: A New Play
"The Sea Horse" is run by Gertrude Blum, with whom Harry enjoys a purely physical relationship; they have never shared their private yearnings. Gertrude has encased her heart behind a facade of toughness following a failed marriage.
Edward J. Moore, 1974
Rumors of an approaching sea dragon cause frightened sea creatures to flee the reef, but brave Sea Horse stays behind to defend his helpless friend, Coral.
Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and camouflage abilities of this unusual fish.
Rebecca Stefoff, 1997
I Am a SeaHorse: The Life of a Dwarf SeaHorse
I live above the coral reef and can change my color to match it. Come and ride the waves with me. I am a dwarf seahorse, and I love to take it easy.
Lori Mortensen, 2008
Ever since they formed The Saddle Club, Stevie, Carole, and Lisa have been inseparable.
Bonnie Bryant, 2012
Cedric Sea Horse and his friend, Marie, decide to have a sea horse race. Alternating pages provide facts about sea horses.
Mary Elizabeth Salzmann, 2010
Seahorse in the Sky
At first he though it was all part of some crazy nightmare.
Edmund Cooper, 2011
4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SEA HORSE»
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'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters' Preview: My Other Boat Is a …
'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters' Preview: My Other Boat Is a Hippocampus ... comes the majestic "hippocampus," a sparkling sea horse with a bit of an attitude. «Moviefone, Aug 13»
Seahorse Armor Inspire Robotic Designs
Seahorse Armor Inspire Robotic Designs. Sea horses get their exceptional flexibility from the structure of their bony plates, which form its armor. The plates slide ... «ABC News, May 13»
Rare sea horses found in the River Thames
The sightings during a routine fisheries survey at Greenwich suggest there may be permanent populations in Britain and that the sea horses, which mate for life ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Oct 11»
Bolting sea horse rescued
A horse sparked a rescue operation after bolting in shallow water and swimming half a mile out to sea. The nag - called Shallimah - threw off its female rider as it ... «Kent Online, Aug 11»
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