icefish


icefish
noun (plural same or icefishes)
1》 another term for capelin.
2》 a scaleless Antarctic fish of pallid appearance with spiny gill covers and a snout shaped like a duck's bill. [Chaenocephalus aceratus.]
verb (ice-fish) fish through holes in the ice on a lake or river.
Derivatives
ice-fishing noun

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  • icefish — noun a) Any of many perciform fish, of the order Notothenioidei, that live in the cold, continental shelf waters of the Antarctic b) The noodlefish …   Wiktionary

  • icefish — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : any of several small, shining, more or less translucent fishes: as a. : a fish of the family Salangidae b. : capelin c. : a common No. American smelt (Osmerus mordax) …   Useful english dictionary

  • USS Icefish (SS-367) — USS Icefish (SS 367), a Balao class submarine, was a ship of the United States Navy named for the icefish, any member of the family Salangidae , small smeltlike fishes of China and Japan. Also known as whitebait. Icefish (SS 367) was launched 20… …   Wikipedia

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  • common icefish — paprastoji makaronžuvė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Salangichthys microdon angl. common icefish; Japanese icefish; whitefish rus. лапша рыба; саланкс ryšiai: platesnis terminas – makaronžuvės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Ariake icefish — ariakinis salanksas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Salanx ariakensis angl. Ariake icefish rus. ариакский саланкс ryšiai: platesnis terminas – paprastieji salanksai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

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