fish-glue

fish-glue
1) isinglass (the glutinous or gelatin-like fluid prepared from the collagen of the outer layer of gas bladders of sturgeons or other fishes. Used in clarifying wines and beers, for jams and jellies, in printing inks and as an adhesive cement)
2) a liquid glue made from the bones, fins and skin of fish by heating in water, used cold for bookbinding, for example

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

Synonyms:
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  • Fish glue — Glue Glue (gl[=u]), n. [F. glu, L. glus, akin to gluten, from gluere to draw together. Cf. {Gluten}.] A hard brittle brownish gelatin, obtained by boiling to a jelly the skins, hoofs, etc., of animals. When gently heated with water, it becomes… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fish glue — 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-glue — fishˈ glue noun Isinglass, or any other glue made from the skins, air bladders, etc of fish • • • Main Entry: ↑fish …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish glue — Isinglass I sin*glass, n. [Prob. corrupted fr. D. huizenblas (akin to G. hausenblase), lit., bladder of the huso, or large sturgeon; huizen sturgeon + blas bladder. Cf. {Bladder}, {Blast} a gust of wind.] [1913 Webster] 1. A semitransparent,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fish glue — noun gelatinous substance obtained by boiling skins fins and bones of fish • Hypernyms: ↑glue, ↑gum, ↑mucilage, ↑animal product * * * noun : either of two gelatinous substances obtained from fish waste products: a. : isinglass …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish glue — 1) isinglass (the glutinous or gelatin like fluid prepared from the collagen of the outer layer of gas bladders of sturgeons or other fishes. Used in clarifying wines and beers, for jams and jellies, in printing inks and as an adhesive cement) 2) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish glue — n. gelatin material obtained by boiling together fins and skins and fish bones; isinglass …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Fish glue — Рыбный клей …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • fish-glue — n. Isinglass, icthyocol, ichthyocolla, carlock (Russian isinglass) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Fish glue hot top уст. — Копировальный слой на рыбьем клею …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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