Ichthyocol
Ichthyocol Ich"thy*o*col, Ichthyocolla Ich`thy*o*col"la, n. [L. ichthyocolla, Gr. ?; 'ichqy`s, -y`os, a fish + ? glue: cf. F. ichthyocolle.] Fish glue; isinglass; a glue prepared from the sounds of certain fishes. [1913 Webster]

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  • ichthyocol — isinglass; a glue prepared from the gas bladders of certain fishes and a pure form of gelatin used for clarifying wine and beer, for making jellies, and in various other usages. Ichthyocol is made up of short needles of collagen in the tunica… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • ichthyocol — n.; (also ichthyocolla) Isinglass, fish glue, carlock …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ichthyocol — ich·thy·o·col …   English syllables

  • ichthyocol — …   Useful english dictionary

  • ichthyocolia — ichthyocol …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Ichthyocolla — Ichthyocol Ich thy*o*col, Ichthyocolla Ich thy*o*col la, n. [L. ichthyocolla, Gr. ?; ichqy s, y os, a fish + ? glue: cf. F. ichthyocolle.] Fish glue; isinglass; a glue prepared from the sounds of certain fishes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Semiliquidity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Semiliquidity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 semiliquidity semiliquidity Sgm: N 1 stickiness stickiness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 viscidity viscidity viscosity Sgm: N 1 gummosity gummosity glutinosity mucosity …   English dictionary for students

  • ichthyocolla — variant of ichthyocol …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • tunica externa — the external layer of the gas bladder, covered by the peritoneum, and made up of elastic fibres and ichthyocol (short needles of collagen). See also tunica interna and submucosa, the other two layers …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • carlock — n. Fish glue (made from the bladder of the sturgeon), isinglass, ichthyocol, ichthyocolla …   New dictionary of synonyms

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