fish

In the early times, fish was rarely consumed by the Romans. However, from the time of Augustus, fish, a very expensive item, became a daily item in the diets of the most wealthy and rich men, such as the wealthy nephew, Hirrus, of Pompey, built fishponds to breed their own fish. Salt fish, imported from most Mediterranean harbours, were cheap. A co…...

fish

an object that is left in the wellbore during drilling or workover operations and that must be recovered before work can proceed. It can be anything. 1. to recover from a well any equipment left there during drilling operations, such as a lost bit or drill collar or part of the drill string. 2. to remove from an older well certain pieces of equipment (such as packers, liners, or screen liner) to allow reconditioning of the well. ...

Fish

The thing we try to catch when we go out beach casting. Species we target include: cod, bass, whiting, billet, coalfish, pollock, wrasse, dogfish

Fish

Collective term (includes molluscs and crustaceans) for any aquatic animal that is captured.
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Fish

A simple object in Conway's Game of Life that swims vertically or horizontally.
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Fish

Meaning as a surname: Catcher or seller of fish.
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fish

[n] - the flesh of fish used as food 2. [n] - any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills 3. [v] - seek indirectly 4. [v] - catch or try to catch fish or shellfish
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Fish

Vertebrate with wet scales.
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Fish

collective term (includes molluscs and crustaceans) for any aquatic animal that is harvested.
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FISH

FISH: Abbreviation for fluorescence in situ hybridization, a molecular technique used in chromosome studies. FISH employs fluorescent (fluorescein tags) that glow under ultraviolet light to detect the hybridization (the combination) of molecular probes with specific chromosomes and specific chromosome regions. In FISH, the process vividly paints ch...
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Fish

Fish noun [ French fiche peg, mark, from fisher to fix.] A counter, used in various games.
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Fish

Fish noun ; plural Fishes , or collectively , Fish . [ Middle English fisch , fisc , fis , Anglo-Saxon fisc ; akin to Dutch visch , Old Saxon & Old High German fisk , German fisch , Icelandic fiskr , Swedish & Da...
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Fish

Fish intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Fished ; present participle & verbal noun Fishing .] 1. To attempt to catch fish; to be employed in taking fish, by any means, as by angling or drawing a net. 2. To see...
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Fish

Fish transitive verb [ Middle English fischen , fisken , fissen , Anglo-Saxon fiscian ; akin to German fischen , Old High German fisc...n , Goth. fisk...n . See Fish the animal.] 1. To catch; to draw out or up; as, to fish up a...
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fish

A physical mappingapproach that uses fluorescent tags to detect hybridisation of probes with metaphasechromosomes and with the less-condensed somatic interphase chromatin. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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fish

noun any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; `the shark is a large fish`; `in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish`
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FISH

fluorescence in situ hybridization.
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Fish

• (v. i.) To seek to obtain by artifice, or indirectly to seek to draw forth; as, to fish for compliments. • (n.) The twelfth sign of the zodiac; Pisces. • (v. t.) To catch; to draw out or up; as, to fish up an anchor. • (n.) A piece of timber, somewhat in the form of a fish, used to strengthen a mast or yard. • (n.) An ovi...
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fish

any of a variety of cold-blooded vertebrate animals (phylum Chordata) found in the fresh and salt waters of the world. Living species range from the ... [66 related articles]
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fish

fish 1. A school of fish ('school' is a corruption of shoal [Old English sceald, meaning 'shallow'] -Lipton). 2. A shoal of fish. 3. A run of fish. 4. A catch of fish.
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Fish

Group of vertebrate animals that inhabit aquatic habitats.
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fish

A cold-blooded vertebrate that lives in water and uses gills for providing oxygen to the blood. Fish typically have fins, scales, a slender body, and a two-chambered heart. There are three main groups: the bony fish or Osteichthyes (e.g. goldfish, tuna); the cartilaginous fish or Chondrichthyes (e.g...
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Fish

A poor player -- one who gives his money away. It's a well-known (though not well-followed) rule among good players to not upset the bad players, because they'll stop having fun and perhaps leave. Thus the phrase, 'Don't tap on the aquarium.'
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fish

fish, limbless aquatic vertebrate animal with fins and internal gills. There are three living classes of fish: the primitive jawless fishes, or Agnatha; the cartilaginous (sharklike) fishes, or Chondrichthyes; and the bony fishes, or Osteichthyes. These groups, although quite different from one anot...
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fish

A common (derogatory) term for bad players. By the same token, good players are sometimes called sharks, because they prey on the fish.
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