descaling
1) a condition in which a fish has lost a certain amount of scales
2) the removal of scales before cooking. Fins are usually removed first and scales are scraped away from tail to head using the back side of a knife; messy

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Anti-scaling agent — An anti scaling agent, also known as descaling agent, anti limestone, anti limescale, anti lime or anti scale are preparations to prevent the buildup or to remove limescale and fouling. Anti scaling agent agents usually contain acids such as… …   Wikipedia

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