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pol·lack

 (pŏl′ək)
n.
Variant of pollock.

pollack

(ˈpɒlək) or

pollock

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]

Pollack

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

pol•lock

(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]

Pol•lock

(ˈpɒl ək)

n.
1. Sir Frederick, 1845–1937, English legal scholar and author.
2. Jackson, 1912–56, U.S. painter.
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
Translations
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pollack

[ˈpɒlək] N (pollacks or pollack (pl)) → abadejo m
References in classic literature ?
I had to go over and tell Henry Pollack he was dying.
His suspicions being aroused, the sergeant followed the man, and with the aid of Constable Pollack succeeded, after a most desperate resistance, in arresting him.
Charles Taylor, an attorney and friend of the Pollacks, said Joe charted the course for getting the word to the public about quality offerings at the area's theaters, restaurants and movies.
Since KWMU was distancing itself from the local cultural scene, the Pollacks have added movie and theater reviews to their food blog.
Author Neal Pollack has turned his attention to the world of rock 'n' roll and the music press in his latest satirical novel 'Never Mind the Pollacks'.