Associations to the word «Dace»

Wiktionary

DACE, noun. The shoal-forming fish Leuciscus leuciscus common in fast-flowing rivers in England and Wales.
DACE, noun. (US) Any of various related small fish of the family Cyprinidae that live in freshwater and are native to North America.

Dictionary definition

DACE, noun. Small European freshwater fish with a slender bluish-green body.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats