It abounds in loach, and there are valuable salmon fisheries.
The pond beyond the garden contained a quantity of carp and loach.
Notwithstanding, we have the same loach as you have, in Bigness.
The fish are, four kinds of Cyprinidæ, including one Oreinus, and one loach.
The temperature of the principal spring is 75°; it contains abundance of fish—a loach and cyprinoid.
This loach is a Cobitis propria, it has the usual form of that genus, the spots are disposed irregularly, rarely becoming banded.
At times he wants to eat a dish of loach from Phalerum; I seize my dish and fly to fetch him some.
Why, they will allow us neer a jordan, and then we leak in your chimney; and your chamber lie breeds fleas like a loach.
The loach and the bullhead are fairly hardy, but have little other attraction.
It is a pity the loach is so delicate; it shows signs of exhaustion sooner than any fish in the collection.
small edible European fish, mid-14c., from Old French loche (13c.), also, in dialect, "slug," of unknown origin (see discussion in Gamillscheg).