fish scrap
fish remains after oil has been extracted; often used as fertiliser. Also called fish pomace, fish waste

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fish-scrap — fishˈ scrap noun Fish or fishskins from which oil or glue has been extracted • • • Main Entry: ↑fish …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish scrap — noun see fish pomace * * * fish scrap, = fish pomace. (Cf. ↑fish pomace) …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish-scrap — fish remains after oil has been extracted; often used as fertiliser. Also called fish pomace, fish waste …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish pomace — fish remains after oil has been extracted; often used as fertiliser. Also called fish scrap, fish waste …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish-pomace — fish remains after oil has been extracted; often used as fertiliser. Also called fish scrap, fish waste …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish pomace — noun or fish scrap : refuse of fish after the oil is expressed that is used for fertilizer * * * fish pomace, the refuse of fish, such as menhaden, after the oil has been pressed out, used as a fertilizer; fish scrap …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish waste — 1) fish that are caught but do not have market value as food, fish parts as a by product of the production process. May be used for fish meal, fish oil, pet food, hatchery food, animal food, and other byproducts 2) fish remains after oil has been …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • scrap — fish waste …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • scrap — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a small detached piece; a fragment or remnant. 2 rubbish or waste material. 3 an extract or cutting from something written or printed. 4 discarded metal for reprocessing (often attrib.: scrap metal). 5 (with neg.) the smallest… …   Useful english dictionary

  • scrap fish — non commercial fish, those not used for human consumption …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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