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  • 1 Fish — are aquatic vertebrate animals that are typically ectothermic (previously cold blooded), covered with scales, and equipped with two sets of paired fins and several unpaired fins. Fish are abundant in the sea and in fresh water, with species being …

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  • 2 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, such… …

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  • 3 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, such… …

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  • 4 Fish — /fish/, n. Hamilton, 1808 93, U.S. statesman: secretary of state 1869 77. * * * I Any of more than 24,000 species of cold blooded vertebrates found worldwide in fresh and salt water. Living species range from the primitive lampreys and hagfishes… …

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  • 5 FISH — steht für: FISH (Kryptologie), Codename der Alliierten für verschiedene Verschlüsselungsmethoden der deutschen Wehrmacht Fish!, Tipps zur Erleichterung des (Arbeits )alltags durch Befolgung einiger weniger Regeln und Spaß an der Arbeit Festival… …

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  • 6 FisH — steht für: FISH (Kryptologie), Codename der Alliierten für verschiedene Verschlüsselungsmethoden der deutschen Wehrmacht Fish!, Tipps zur Erleichterung des (Arbeits )alltags durch Befolgung einiger weniger Regeln und Spaß an der Arbeit Festival… …

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  • 7 Fish — bezeichnet: einen Anfänger beim Pokern FISH steht für: FISH (Kryptologie), Codename der Alliierten für verschiedene Verschlüsselungsmethoden der deutschen Wehrmacht Fish!, Tipps zur Motivation und Erleichterung des (Arbeits )alltags durch… …

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  • 8 Fish —  Pour les articles homophones, voir Fiche et Phish. Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Fish peut faire référence à : Sommaire …

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  • 9 fish — Ⅰ. fish [1] ► NOUN (pl. same or fishes) 1) a limbless cold blooded animal with a backbone, gills and fins, living wholly in water. 2) the flesh of fish as food. 3) informal a person who is strange in a specified way: he s a cold fish. ► VERB 1) …

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  • 10 fish — [fish] n. pl. fish; in referring to different species, fishes [ME < OE fisc, akin to Ger fisch, Du visch < IE base * pisk > L piscis] 1. any of three classes (jawless, cartilaginous, and bony fishes) of coldblooded vertebrate animals… …

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  • 11 Fish — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para el jugador de tenis, véase Mardy Fish. Fish (2006) Fish es el nombre artístico del escocés Derek William Dick (Edimburgo, Escocia, 25 de abril de 1958 ). Es un c …

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  • 12 Fish — Fish, v. t. [OE. fischen, fisken, fissen, AS. fiscian; akin to G. fischen, OHG. fisc?n, Goth. fisk?n. See {Fish} the animal.] 1. To catch; to draw out or up; as, to fish up an anchor. [1913 Webster] 2. To search by raking or sweeping. Swift.… …

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  • 13 fish´i|ly — fish|y «FIHSH ee», adjective, fish|i|er, fish|i|est. 1. like a fish in smell, taste, or shape: »The apartment had a fishy smell after we had codfish for dinner. 2. of fish …

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  • 14 fish|y — «FIHSH ee», adjective, fish|i|er, fish|i|est. 1. like a fish in smell, taste, or shape: »The apartment had a fishy smell after we had codfish for dinner. 2. of fish …

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  • 15 fish|er|y — «FIHSH uhr ee», noun, plural er|ies. 1. a place for breeding fish, especially a government operated fish culture station: »At the fishery we saw long trays of fish eggs under water that will turn into trout. 2. a place for catching fish,… …

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  • 16 fish — The plural form is normally fish (nets full of fish / They caught seven fish yesterday); but fishes is sometimes used to emphasize a plural rather than a collective concept and to denote kinds of fish: feed the fishes / food fishes like cod and… …

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  • 17 Fish — Fish, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fished}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fishing}.] 1. To attempt to catch fish; to be employed in taking fish, by any means, as by angling or drawing a net. [1913 Webster] 2. To seek to obtain by artifice, or indirectly to seek to… …

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  • 18 FISH — FISH: FISH  Флюоресцентная гибридизация in situ Fish  Дерек Уиллиам Дик шотландский певец, поэт, вокалист прогрессивной рок группы «Marillion» См. также Фиш FISH TANK Fish sauce …

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  • 19 fish — vb Fish, angle mean to attempt to catch fish. Fish implies the use of some apparatus and suggests nothing about the reason; angle, which is chiefly literary except in the derivative angler, implies the use of hook, bait, line, and rod and sport… …

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  • 20 fish — (n.) O.E. fisc, from P.Gmc. *fiskaz (Cf. O.S., O.Fris., O.H.G. fisc, O.N. fiskr, M.Du. visc, Du. vis, Ger. Fisch, Goth. fisks), from PIE *peisk fish (Cf. L. piscis). The verb is O.E. fiscian (Cf. O.N …

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