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look·down

 (lo͝ok′doun′)
n.
A marine carangid game fish (Selene vomer) of western Atlantic waters, having a compressed silvery body with long rays on the dorsal and anal fins and a steep frontal profile.

lookdown

(ˈlʊkˌdaʊn)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the way paper appears when looked at under reflected light
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Noun1.lookdown - similar to moonfish but with eyes high on the truncated foreheadlookdown - similar to moonfish but with eyes high on the truncated forehead
horsefish, horsehead, horse-head, moonfish, Selene setapinnis, Atlantic moonfish, dollarfish - any of several silvery marine fishes with very flat bodies
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Allison continued: "Many of the species my kids catch [she hosts a series of marine seminars and summer camps] are not on the list." I'm personally reminded of youthful stand-bys: margates, jolthead porgies, strawberry groupers--and let's not forget the ubiquitous lookdown: truly the stuff of childhood memories.
Broadband and polarization reflectors in the lookdown. Selene vomer.
And when the soul finds itself suddenly partnered with the eagle mind's-eye, its first glimpses are "the merciless lookdown" of "watching uncontrollably / for meat, among the leaves."
Finally, to improve the lanekeeping performance on a curved road, we develop a linear quadratic state feedback control using both the lateral offset error at the look-ahead distance and the integral of the lookdown lateral offset error.
As thousands demonstrated across the West Bank and the Gaza Strip; the Lebanese and Syrian borders with Israel, in cloudy day as if the skies are angry with the Palestinians today; Israel's fear resembled bushing more troops to the borders implementing a siege on the West Bank and lookdown Jerusalem.
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Once tally target, I quickly cross-checked my airspeed, altitude, and heading to the target in the HUD, as well as the lookdown angle in the targeting pod, and then again focused my attention outside on the IR spot.
Montshiwa regularly beat them to the lookdown and smiley that the vendors threw out at the end of the day.
We also used the "lookdown" technique to collect additional specimens.
You'll be able to lookdown on those irritatingly smug colleagues who make a point of shaking their heads and staring at their watches.
This situation, coupled with the fact that payment of their salaries and allowances are delayed and the public lookdown upon them, they therefore, have a loss of sense of belonging.