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1. A young fish, especially one less than a year old and about the size of a human finger.
2. Any of various types of potato bearing small fingerlike tubers.


1. (Angling) a very young fish, esp the parr of salmon or trout
2. a diminutive creature or object


(ˈfɪŋ gər lɪŋ)

1. a young or small fish, esp. a very small salmon or trout.
2. something very small.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fingerling - a young or small fish
fish - any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; "the shark is a large fish"; "in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish"
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A further 20,000 golden perch fingerlings and 40,000 silver perch will be stocked on Wednesday, creating an exciting new freshwater fishery on the doorstep of Mildura and bringing the total native fish stocked to 80,000.
This would bring additional relief, at least to fishermen in Compostela Valley, which received fish fingerlings last year.
Chinese counterfeits of hits such as LOL Surprise dolls and Fingerlings cost the trade PS400million, the British Toy and Hobby Association said.
41 percent, attributed to proper monitoring of the quality of water, proper usage of floating feeds, high survival rate of fingerlings due to normal water level and sufficient oxygen level in water in the freshwater cages.
This past week, Fingerlings were out of stock on Walmart's website, while parents complained that they had been snookered into buying counterfeits from sellers on Amazon and other sites.
And watchdogs around the country are already being forced to issue safety alerts over dodgy versions of the Fingerlings - with scores of parents being hoodwinked into buying copycat versions.
th=1) toy's description on Amazon, the WowWee Fingerlings Interactive Baby Monkey responds when kids interact with it by speaking or touching it, including falling asleep when it is being petted.
NEW YORK Shoppers rushing to find Fingerlings, the robotic monkeys that are a hot toy this holiday season, say theyve been fooled into buying fakes through outside sellers on Amazon and Walmart.
A feeding trial was conducted to study the effects of graded levels (0, 500, 1000, 1500 and 2000 FTU kg-1) of microbial phytase on growth performance and nutrient digestibility of Cirrhinus mrigala fingerlings fed sunflower meal based diet.
The Fingerlings Baby Monkeys are tiny pets which you put on your fingers and they come to life with more than 50 animations.
Indian climbing perch (Anabas testudineus) fingerlings were reared in the laboratory under different feeding conditions.
A hectare of fishpond can be stocked with only 8,000 to 10,000 fingerlings, said pond operator Eduardo Maramba.