fish kettle
a long kettle for boiling fish whole, often with a removable grid so the fish can be removed in one piece without it falling apart

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Fish kettle — Fish Fish, n.; pl. {Fishes} (f[i^]sh [e^]z), or collectively, {Fish}. [OE. fisch, fisc, fis, AS. fisc; akin to D. visch, OS. & OHG. fisk, G. fisch, Icel. fiskr, Sw. & Dan. fisk, Goth. fisks, L. piscis, Ir. iasg. Cf. {Piscatorial}. In some cases,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fish kettle — fish .kettle n BrE a long deep dish used for cooking whole fish …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fish kettle — noun : a long kettle for boiling fish whole that is usually provided with a rack and handle * * * fish kettle noun A long oval dish for boiling or poaching fish • • • Main Entry: ↑fish …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish-kettle — a long kettle for boiling fish whole, often with a removable grid so the fish can be removed in one piece without it falling apart …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish kettle — noun A type of large pan used to steam fish …   Wiktionary

  • fish kettle — n. long pan for cooking fish …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fish kettle — noun an oval pan for boiling fish …   English new terms dictionary

  • fish kettle — noun (C) a long, deep dish used for cooking whole fish …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • fish kettle — /ˈfɪʃ kɛtl/ (say fish ketl) noun a deep oval container, usually having a perforated grid in the bottom, for poaching salmon, etc., sterilising fruit, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • Fish — Fish, n.; pl. {Fishes} (f[i^]sh [e^]z), or collectively, {Fish}. [OE. fisch, fisc, fis, AS. fisc; akin to D. visch, OS. & OHG. fisk, G. fisch, Icel. fiskr, Sw. & Dan. fisk, Goth. fisks, L. piscis, Ir. iasg. Cf. {Piscatorial}. In some cases, such… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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