fish flake
a rack on which fish are dried, often of spruce boughs on a framework of poles in North America

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fish flake — n. Cdn. a platform for drying fish …   English World dictionary

  • Fish flake — This article is about the structures used for drying cod; for the flaked foods given to aquarium fish, see fish food. A fish flake is a platform built on poles and spread with boughs for drying cod fish on the foreshore of fishing villages and… …   Wikipedia

  • fish flake — noun : a frame on which fish are dried * * * a platform for drying fish. [1760 70, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish-flake — a rack on which fish are dried, often of spruce boughs on a framework of poles in North America …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish flake — a platform for drying fish. [1760 70, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Flake — may refer to:In food preparation: * Fish flake, a platform for drying cod * Flake (fish), an Australian term for edible flesh of one of several species of shark * Flake (chocolate), a chocolate barIn science: * Lithic flake, a fragment of stone… …   Wikipedia

  • fish drier — fish flake (a rack on which fish are dried, often of spruce boughs on a framework of poles in North America) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Fish farming — Intensive koi aquaculture facility in Israel Fish farming is the principal form of aquaculture, while other methods may fall under mariculture. Fish farming involves raising fish commercially in tanks or enclosures, usually for food. A facility… …   Wikipedia

  • Fish sauce — Thai fish sauce Fish sauce is a condiment that is derived from fish that have been allowed to ferment. It is an essential ingredient in many curries and sauces. Fish sauce is a staple ingredient in numerous cultures in Southeast Asia and the… …   Wikipedia

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