Definition of Pollack

1. Noun. United States filmmaker (born in 1934).

Exact synonyms: Sydney Pollack
Generic synonyms: Film Maker, Film Producer, Filmmaker, Movie Maker



2. Noun. Lean white flesh of North Atlantic fish; similar to codfish.
Exact synonyms: Pollock
Group relationships: Pollachius Pollachius, Pollock
Generic synonyms: Saltwater Fish

3. Noun. Important food and game fish of northern seas (especially the northern Atlantic); related to cod.
Exact synonyms: Pollachius Pollachius, Pollock
Generic synonyms: Gadoid, Gadoid Fish
Group relationships: Genus Pollachius, Pollachius
Terms within: Pollock

Definition of Pollack

1. n. A marine gadoid food fish of Europe (Pollachius virens). Called also greenfish, greenling, lait, leet, lob, lythe, and whiting pollack.

Definition of Pollack

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of Polack) ¹

2. Noun. (alternative spelling of pollock) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pollack

1. a marine food fish [n -S]

Medical Definition of Pollack

1. A marine gadoid food fish of Europe (Pollachius virens). Synonym: greenfish, greenling, lait, leet, lob, lythe, and whiting pollack. The American pollock; the coalfish. Origin: Cf. G. & D. Pollack, and Gael. Pollag a little pool, a sort of fish. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Literary usage of Pollack

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1. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1912)
"protection of US Patent Office registration and guarantee of Augustus pollack" consisted of those shown in a list of Patent Office trademark registrations, ..."

2. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1875)
"pollack, a northern fish of the cod family, and g┬źnus merlangus (Cuv.). As in the cod, there arc three dorsals and two anals, but these' are triangular; ..."

3. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1883)
"The common pollack (M. purpureus, Storer) is from 1 to 3 ft. long ... The pollack of Europe (M. pollachius, Cuv.) is olive brown above the lateral line, ..."

4. Challenges in U.S.-Asian Policy: Hearing Before the Committee on by Nancy Lubin (1999)
"Dr. pollack, we look forward to your comments. You may proceed. STATEMENT OF JONATHAN pollack, SENIOR ADVISOR FOR INTERNATIONAL POLICY, RAND Mr. pollack. ..."

5. A Handbook of Information for Emigrants to New Brunswick by Moses Henry Perley (1854)
"The pollack is one of the few ocean fishes which range pn both sides the Atlantic ... pollack fishing may be considered as one of the most valuable deep-sea ..."

6. The Sea-fisherman: Comprising the Chief Methods of Hook and Line Fishing in by James C. Wilcocks (1884)
"On landing we carry our panniers up the beach, and emptying them on the turf, survey our catch, which consists of Mackerel, pollack, Gar-fish, and the Dory, ..."

7. Journal by New York (State). Legislature. Senate (1921)
"672) entitled "An act authorizing the police commissioner of the city of New York to rehear the charges upon which Meyer pollack, formerly a patrolman in ..."

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