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]

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  • ICHTHYOCOLLA — inter tentipellia Vett. faciei cutem erugantia ac extendentia. Plin.l.32.c.7. Ichthyocolla appellatur piscis, cui glutinosum est corium: idemque nomen glutino eius quod quidam ex ventre, non e corio, fieri dicunt, ut glutinum taurinum. Laudatur… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Ichthyocolla — (v. gr.), s. Hausenblase …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Ichthyocolla — Ichthyocolla, Colla piscium, Gluten, Alkanax, Hausenblase, Fischleim, ist die auf verschiedene Weise zugerichtete Schwimmblase mehrer Fische, vorzüglich aber die von Accipenser Huso L., Hausen u. Accipenser Sturio, Stör, Knorpelfische aus der 2.… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • ichthyocolla — variant of ichthyocol …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • ichthyocolla — Fish gelatin obtained from sounds or swim bladders of fish such as the hake, cod, and sturgeon; used as a glue, a food substitute, and a clarifying agent. SYN: isinglass. [ichthyo + G. kolla, glue] * * * ich·thyo·col·la .ik thē ə käl ə or… …   Medical dictionary

  • ichthyocolla — n. See ichthyocol …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ichthyocolla — ich·thy·o·col·la …   English syllables

  • ichthyocolla — noun see ichthyocol …   Useful english dictionary

  • isinglass — SYN: ichthyocolla. [Old Ger. huysenblas, sturgeon s bladder] * * * isin·glass īz ən .glas, ī ziŋ n 1) a semitransparent whitish very pure gelatin prepared from the air bladders of fishes (as sturgeons) and used esp. as a clarifying agent and in… …   Medical dictionary

  • 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

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