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milk·fish

 (mĭlk′fĭsh′)
n. pl. milkfish or milk·fish·es
A large silvery fish (Chanos chanos) of the Pacific and Indian Oceans, widely used for food.

[From its color.]

milkfish

(ˈmɪlkˌfɪʃ)
n, pl -fish or -fishes
(Animals) a large silvery tropical clupeoid food and game fish, Chanos chanos: family Chanidae

milk•fish

(ˈmɪlkˌfɪʃ)

n., pl. -fish•es, (esp. collectively) -fish.
a tropical Pacific silvery food fish, Chanos chanos.
[1875–80]
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Biologists and paleontologists synthesize recent research and the current understanding of such aspects as the early ossification and development of the cranium and paired girdles of Chanos chanos, a new teleostean fish from the Early Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian) off southeastern Morocco and its relationships with the ostariophysans, systematics and phylogenetic relationships of cypriniformes, the state of knowledge concerning siluriform higher-level phylogeny, and the mitochondrial phylogeny of the South American electric fish (gymnotiformes) and an alternative hypothesis for the otophysan historical biogeography.
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Also scheduled for November 7th is an intensive one-day seminar for advanced investors, Financial Statement Investigation: Uncovering Anomalies to Avoid Deception and Earn Profits, taught by Columbia Business School's Norman Bartczak and Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates.
Tenders are invited for pangasius sutchii etroplus suratensis, chanos chanos, mugil cephalus etc