young fish

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Noun1.young fish - a fish that is youngyoung fish - a fish that is young      
young, offspring - any immature animal
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"
parr - the young of various fishes
whitebait - the edible young of especially herrings and sprats and smelts
britt, brit - the young of a herring or sprat or similar fish
parr - a young salmon up to 2 years old
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"Dear Brown: I have spent the forenoon angling for a couple of very young fish, and have landed them with more trouble than they are worth.
RRP PS2.50.Frying tonight Alex Walker, who works in Low's Traditional Fish and Chips in Westhill, Aberdeenshire, has been shortlisted in a competition to find the top young fish frier in the UK.
[USA], Apr 1 (ANI): Scientists have identified that fish slime, protective mucus that coats young fish could be a source of potential new antibiotics.
MORE than 18,000 young fish have been released into North East waters to boost stocks and encourage people to get outdoors and enjoy angling.
"We're pleased to be able to provide these young fish as part of our commitment to rod licence paying anglers.
Adams designed the study to insert microchip tags into young fish and track their movements via a series of antennas installed around the culverts.
"Destructive fishing, such as blast fishing, bottom trawling and the capture of young fish before they can grow into adulthood, is a significant threat to the health of fish populations and the livelihood of fishing communities," Ramos said.
As many as 370 million young fish of various species were released into the water basins of Azerbaijan in January-September 2018.
However, those opposing the method said it destroys corals, and the nets catch young fish.
Oysters were fed to the young fish at one time as fish feed.
The boats snapped up everything -- even the young fish -- often leaving the locals with empty nets.

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