fish-broth
water (slang)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • broth — [[t]brɔθ, brɒθ[/t]] n. 1) coo a thin soup of concentrated meat or fish stock 2) coo water that has been boiled with meat, fish, vegetables, or grains; stock 3) mcr a liquid medium containing nutrients suitable for culturing microorganisms •… …   From formal English to slang

  • broth — /brɒθ / (say broth) noun 1. thin soup of concentrated meat or fish stock. 2. a decoction of water in which meat or fish has been boiled, with vegetables or barley added. {Middle English and Old English. Compare brew} …   Australian English dictionary

  • broth — noun (plural broths) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German brod broth, Old English brēowan to brew more at brew Date: before 12th century 1. liquid in which meat, fish, cereal grains, or vegetables have been cooked… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • broth — noun 1》 a thin soup of meat or vegetable stock, sometimes thickened with barley or other cereals.     ↘meat or fish stock. 2》 Microbiology a liquid nutrient medium for the culture of bacteria. Phrases a broth of a boy Irish a very lively boy or… …   English new terms dictionary

  • fish chowder — a thick soup mix of cooked fish and/or shellfish and potatoes in a broth made from pork, flour, seasonings and fish stock …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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