capelin

[n] - very small northern fish
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Capelin

Cape'lin noun [ Confer French capelan , caplan .] (Zoology) A small marine fish ( Mallotus villosus ) of the family Salmonidæ , very abundant on the coasts of Greenland, Iceland, Newfoundland, and Alaska. It is used as a bait for the cod. [ Written also capelan
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capelin

capelan noun very small northern fish; forage for sea birds and marine mammals and other fishes
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Capelin

• (n.) A small marine fish (Mallotus villosus) of the family Salmonidae, very abundant on the coasts of Greenland, Iceland, Newfoundland, and Alaska. It is used as a bait for the cod.
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capelin

(Mallotus villosus), marine food fish, a species of smelt, in the family Osmeridae (order Salmoniformes). The capelin is an inhabitant of cold ... [2 related articles]
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Capelin

USS Capelin was an American submarine of 1525 tons displacement launched around 1943 and sunk during the Second World War. USS Capelin was powered by diesel engines providing a top speed of 21 knots and was armed with one 4-inch gun, two 20 mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft guns; six 21 inch bow torpedo tubes and four 21 inch stern torpedo tubes.
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Capelin

The capelin (Mallotus villosus) is a small fish of the salmon family found in North American coastal waters where it is used as a bait for cod and also eaten.
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Capelin

The capelin or caplin, Mallotus villosus, is a small forage fish of the smelt family found in the Atlantic and Arctic oceans. In summer, it grazes on dense swarms of plankton at the edge of the ice shelf. Larger capelin also eat a great deal of krill and other crustaceans. Whales, seals, cod, squid, mackerel, beluga whales and seabirds all prey on...
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