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American plaice

Definition of the noun american plaice

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  1. large American food fish

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Google previewDictionary of Food (2009)

International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair

Also called eastern oyster American persimmon A variety of persimmon, Diospyros virginiana, about 4 cm indiameter and with redder skin and flesh American pinkshrimp See American shrimp American plaice A large flatfish, Hippoglossoides ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Fish and Fish Products (2009)

by OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

See also + AMERICAN PLAICE (Atlantic – N. America) Belongs to the same family Pleuronectidae. 763 – POLLAN/CORE ́GONE ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Farm Animal Nutrition (2004)

by M. F. Fuller

The American plaice (Hippoglossoides platessoides, called the long rough dab in England), a coldwater species of commercial importance in Canada, is distributed on both sides of the North Atlantic. The European plaice ( Pleuronectes ...

Google previewDictionary of Flavors (2008)

by Dolf De Rovira

— Including American plaice (Hippoglossoides platessoidies), common plaice (Pleuronectes platessa), winter flounder ( Psuedopleuronectes americanus), witch flounder (Glyptoccephalus cynoglussus) , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Science (2009)

by C. Reid Nichols, Robert G. Williams

Common Name Scientific Name Diet Consists of Alaskan pollock Theragra chalcogramma fishes and crustaceans such as krill American plaice Hippoglossoides platessoides invertebrates and small fishes Atlantic cod Gadus morhua ...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Food and Cooking (1998)

by Charles Gordon Sinclair

and with redder skin and flesh American pink shrimp see American shrenp American plaice A large flat fish ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

American plaice or flat-fish, Lyopsetta putnami : so called in New England from the time of its appearance in the harbors. — Christmas flower. Same aaChristmas rose.— Christmas log, a large log of wood, which in old times formed the ...

Google previewIFIS Dictionary of Food Science and Technology (2009)

by International Food Information Service

and Hippoglossoides platessoides (American plaice). Marketed live (on ice), fresh ( gutted or fillets), frozen or smoked. Plankton General name given to animal ( zooplankton) ...

Google previewBritannica Concise Encyclopedia (2008)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

The American plaice (Hippoglossoides ...

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