(South African) a large variety of sea bream, Sparodon durbanensis, that feeds on shellfish and is a popular food and game fish
noun 1. . noun 1. any of numerous tiny marine and freshwater crustaceans of the subclass Ostracoda, having a shrimplike body enclosed in a hinged bivalve shell.
[muhs-i-teyt] /ˈmʌs ɪˌteɪt/ verb (used without object), mussitated, mussitating. Obsolete. 1. to mutter; mumble.
[muhs-i-tey-shuh n] /ˌmʌs ɪˈteɪ ʃən/ noun 1. silent movement of the lips in simulation of the movements made in audible speech. 2. muttering; mumbling; murmuring. mussitation mus·si·ta·tion (mŭs’ĭ-tā’shən) n. Movement of the lips as if speaking but without sound.
[moo-sawrg-skee, -zawrg-; Russian moo-suh rg-skyee] /mʊˈsɔrg ski, -ˈzɔrg-; Russian ˈmu sərg skyi/ noun 1. Modest Petrovich [moh-dest pi-troh-vich;; Russian muh-dyest pyi-traw-vyich] /moʊˈdɛst pɪˈtroʊ vɪtʃ;; Russian mʌˈdyɛst pyɪˈtrɔ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), . /mʊˈsɔːɡskɪ; Russian ˈmusərkskij/ noun 1. Modest Petrovich (maˈdɛst pɪˈtrɔvitʃ). 1839–81, Russian composer. He translated inflections of speech into melody in such works as the […]