1) fish chip (a delicatessen, potato chip-like product made of equal parts of fish and potato)
2) potato chip fired in fat or oil and often served with fried fish (fish and chips)
3) said of salmon, to cut the surface of the water without leaping (Northumberland dialect)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.


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