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Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Fish and Fur Club — Infobox nrhp name = Fish and Fur Club nrhp type = caption = Front (south) elevation, 2007 lat degrees = 41 lat minutes = 25 lat seconds = 25 lat direction = N long degrees = 73 long minutes = 56 long seconds = 55 long direction = W location =… …   Wikipedia

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  • fish — 1. n. & v. n. (pl. same or fishes) 1 a vertebrate cold blooded animal with gills and fins living wholly in water. 2 any animal living wholly in water, e.g. cuttlefish, shellfish, jellyfish. 3 the flesh of fish as food. 4 colloq. a person… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fish — 1. n. & v. n. (pl. same or fishes) 1 a vertebrate cold blooded animal with gills and fins living wholly in water. 2 any animal living wholly in water, e.g. cuttlefish, shellfish, jellyfish. 3 the flesh of fish as food. 4 colloq. a person… …   Useful english dictionary

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