(Science: zoology) A European fresh water fish (Tinca tinca, or T. Vulgaris) allied to the carp. It is noted for its tenacity of life.

Origin: OF. Tenche, F. Tanche, L. Tinca.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified on 3 October 2005, at 21:16. This page has been accessed 1,036 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link