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Meaning of "white fish" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WHITE FISH

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WHITE FISH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
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conjunction
determiner
exclamation
White fish is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES WHITE FISH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of white fish in the English dictionary

The definition of white fish in the dictionary is any edible marine fish or invertebrate in which the main reserves of fat are in the liver, excluding herring, trout, sprat, mackerel, salmon, and shellfish.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WHITE FISH

white cockatoo
white coffee
white corpuscle
white currant
white dwarf
white elephant
white elephant stall
White Ensign
white feather
white finger
white flag
white flight
white flint
white flour
white fox
White Friar
white frost
white gold
white goods
white gum

WORDS THAT END LIKE WHITE FISH

a fine kettle of fish
angler fish
big fish
bony fish
butterfly fish
cold fish
drink like a fish
fish
flowerhorn fish
flying fish
game fish
gefilte fish
ice fish
kettle of fish
oily fish
red fish
river fish
scorpion fish
sea fish
Siamese fighting fish
wet fish

Synonyms and antonyms of white fish in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «white fish» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WHITE FISH

Find out the translation of white fish to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of white fish from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «white fish» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

白鱼
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pescado blanco
570 millions of speakers

English

white fish
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सफेद मछली
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

السمك الأبيض
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

белая рыба
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

peixe branco
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সাদা মাছ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

poisson blanc
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ikan putih
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Weißfisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

白身魚
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

흰색 물고기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Putih iwak
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cá trắng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வெள்ளை மீன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पांढरा मासा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Beyaz balık
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pesce bianco
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

białe ryby
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

біла риба
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pește alb
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

άσπρο ψάρι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wit vis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vit fisk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hvit fisk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of white fish

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WHITE FISH»

The term «white fish» is regularly used and occupies the 76.178 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WHITE FISH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about white fish

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WHITE FISH»

Discover the use of white fish in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to white fish and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Tale of a Great White Fish: A Sturgeon Story
Follows the adventures of Big Fish, a 177-year-old sturgeon living in British Columbia's Fraser River, who during her very long life endures and survives such catastrophes as rock slides, lake drainages, and sport fishermen.
Maggie De Vries, 2010
2
Review of Aquaculture and Fish Consumption in Bangladesh
(Figures in parentheses are standard deviations) Cropping patterns Farm size Area leased in Area leased out Bagda (n=10) 0.93 (0.49) 0.15 (0.25) 0.00 (0.00) Bagda+Golda (n=15) 1.10 (0.80) 0.12 (0.25) 0.02 (0.07) Bagda+White fish (n=91)  ...
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Aquarium Fish Breeding
An example of this might be seen when pairing a black fish to a white variety of the same species, and having the offspring grow up to be gray. ln the example given above of the red and white fish, it was stated that each needed to be pure, ...
Jay F. Hemdal, 2003
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Handbook of Nutrition and Diet
They have lower concentrations of most of the B group vitamins than mammalian muscle, except perhaps vitamin B6. The mineral matter content of white fish is similar to that of mammalian muscle. The consumption of very fine bones of these  ...
Desai, 2000
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Word Order in Discourse
... The red fish just ate the gray fish/ This time the red fish was eaten by the blue fish/ The blue fish was eaten by the green fish/ The green fish was eaten by the purple fish/ The purple fish just ate the white fish/ The purple fish ate the black fish.
Pamela Downing, Michael P. Noonan, 1995
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Understanding Ingredients
Sea fish and freshwater fish can be further sub-divided into oily fish and white fish . >Oily fish contain between 10-20% fat in their flesh. Mackerel, herring and salmon are examples. I White fish have less than 5% of fat in their flesh. Their fat/ oil ...
Anne Barnett, 1998
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The Complete South African Fish & Seafood Cookbook
The white or lean fish such as hake, kingklip, kabeljou, red roman, monkfish, steenbras and John Dory tend to concentrate their oils in the liver which is removed with the entrails. As a result white fish has a much milder flavour and whiter meat.
Alicia Wilkinson, 2005
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Report
~No report can yet be given of the number so distributed, as it is still going on, as is also the case with white-fish and salmon-trout. The following is a partial report of the distribution of the fish raised by the State commissioners at the ...
New York (State). Commissioners of Fisheries, 1870
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Fish Processing Technology
... this is discussed later. The actual amino-acid composition of dark/white fish muscle is roughly the same as in terrestrial species such as cattle, although the proportions of different protein types vary - reflecting the environment in which ...
George M. Hall, 1997
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Documents of the Senate of the State of New York
wished for any of these fish was advertised ; all demands were met, and yet the cars were kept full. No report can yet be given of the number so distributed, as it is still going on, as is also the case with white-fish and salmon-trout. The following ...
New York (State). Legislature. Senate, 1872

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WHITE FISH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term white fish is used in the context of the following news items.
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Food Recall Warning - Elite Salads brand White Fish recalled due to …
Ottawa, February 10, 2015 - Elite Salads International is recalling Elite Salads brand White Fish from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of ... «Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Feb 15»
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One In Three Fish Sold At Restaurants And Grocery Stores Is …
There are so many fish in the sea. But from a diner's viewpoint, peering down at a sliver of white fish atop a bed of sushi rice, a lot of them look the same. «NPR, Feb 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. White fish [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/white-fish>. Mar 2020 ».
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