fish lore
study of fishes; ichthyology

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Lore — may refer to: * Lore, all the facts and traditions about a particular subject that have been accumulated over time through education or experience. * Folklore, acquired knowledge or traditional beliefs * Lore, region between the eye and bill on… …   Wikipedia

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  • lore — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English lār; akin to Old High German lēra doctrine, Old English leornian to learn Date: before 12th century 1. archaic something that is taught ; lesson 2. something that is learned: a. knowledge gained …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lore — (plural lores)) the area between the eyes and the mouth on a fish s head (more usually used in ornithology) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Weather lore — is the body of informal folklore related to the prediction of the weather.It has been a human desire for millennia to make accurate weather predictions. Oral and written history is full of rhymes, anecdotes, and adages meant to guide the… …   Wikipedia

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