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snoek

 (sno͞ok)
n. pl. snoek or snoeks
A long thin marine food fish (Thyrsites atun) of the family Gempylidae, widely distributed in the Southern Hemisphere.

[Afrikaans, from Middle Dutch snoec, northern pike.]

snoek

(snʊk)
n
(Animals) a South African edible marine fish, Thyrsites atun
[Afrikaans, from Dutch snoek pike]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.snoek - a large marine food fish common on the coasts of Australia, New Zealand, and southern Africa
food fish - any fish used for food by human beings
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The Pacora-1 well is located approximately four miles west of the Payara-1 well, and follows previous discoveries on the Stabroek Block at Liza, Payara, Liza Deep, Snoek, Turbot and Ranger.
The five previous world class discoveries on the block -- Liza, Payara, Snoek, Liza Deep and Turbot -- are now estimated to have total recoverable resources of more than 3.
Significant exploration activity took place offshore Guyana, where ExxonMobil announced four discoveries in 2017 at Payara, Liza Deep, Snoek, and Turbot.
Bouwman V, Adriaanse MC, Van't Riet E, Snoek FJ, Dekker JM, Nijpels G.
At their arrival the locals are trampled by many feet of outsiders and soon this small beach area becomes an infestation of loud music, fast cars, the smell of meat cooking on the braai, Snoek fish and sun cream.
WFC is based on role stress theory (Kahn, Wolfe, Quinn, Snoek & Rosenthal, 1964) which says inter-role conflict is the result in which the role demands of one sphere (e.
They explained that this bureaucratic approach to workforce organization, with little opportunity for professional workers to exert influence over important workplace decisions, produces the chronic stressors and antecedents to burnout (Caplan & Jones, 1975; Elloy, Terpening, & Kohls, 2001; French & Caplan, 1972; Kahn, Wolfe, Quinn, & Snoek, 1964; O' Driscoll & Beehr, 2000; Pines, Aronson, & Kafry, 1981).
These sea salt flowers are as unique as they are pure - crumble them between your fingertips and sprinkle over roast potatoes for a crispy finish or scatter over braaied snoek.
Peyrot M, Rubin RR, Lauritzen T, Skovlund SE, Snoek FJ, Matthews D, et al.
Possivelmente, a partir dos estudos realizados por Kahn, Wolfe, Quinn e Snoek (1964), o estresse proveniente das atividades organizacionais ganhou maior notoriedade nas pesquisas em administracao, resultante principalmente do grande desafio encontrado pelas organizacoes em melhorar a qualidade do servico e em manter a satisfacao dos funcionarios com o ambiente de trabalho.
Timmers M, Snoek KG, Gregori D, Felix JF, van Dijk M, van As SA.