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Variant of pollock.
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(ˈpɒlək) or


n, pl -lacks, -lack, -locks or -lock
(Animals) a gadoid food fish, Pollachius pollachius, that has a dark green back and a projecting lower jaw and occurs in northern seas, esp the North Atlantic Ocean
[C17: from earlier Scottish podlok, of obscure origin]


(Biography) Sydney. 1934–2008, US film director. His films include Tootsie (1982), Out of Africa (1986), and The Firm (1993)
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(ˈpɒl ək)

n., pl. -locks, (esp. collectively) -lock.
1. a greenish North Atlantic food fish, Pollachius virens, of the cod family, with a white lateral stripe and a jutting lower jaw.
2. Also, pollack. a related, brownish food fish, P. pollachius.
[1495–1505; assimilated variant of podlok (Scots); akin to Scots paddle lumpfish; see -ock]


(ˈpɒl ək)

1. Sir Frederick, 1845–1937, English legal scholar and author.
2. Jackson, 1912–56, U.S. painter.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Pollack - United States filmmaker (born in 1934)
2.pollack - lean white flesh of North Atlantic fish; similar to codfish
Pollachius pollachius, pollack, pollock - important food and game fish of northern seas (especially the northern Atlantic); related to cod
saltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as food
3.pollack - important food and game fish of northern seas (especially the northern Atlantic)pollack - important food and game fish of northern seas (especially the northern Atlantic); related to cod
gadoid, gadoid fish - a soft-finned fish of the family Gadidae
pollack, pollock - lean white flesh of North Atlantic fish; similar to codfish
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[ˈpɒlək] N (pollacks or pollack (pl)) → abadejo m
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The rocky ground, the underwater features, were perfect for pollack. Bigger pollack, at that.
[USA], Mar 27 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump has written a letter to the family of Meadow Pollack, one of the victims of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida that claimed 17 lives.
Arrays of dried pollack on wooden racks stretched along Song Creek in the neighborhood of the Olympic Stadium.
Currently, Dr Pollack is a partner with Illinois Retina Associates in Chicago and an assistant professor of Ophthalmology at Rush University Medical Center as well as president-elect of the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) and sits on the board of its philanthropic Foundation.