Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of pollack.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Either of two lean, white marine food fishes, of the genus Pollachius, related to cod.
  • v. To fish for pollock.
  • v. To splatter, as with paint.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A marine gadoid fish (Pollachius carbonarius), native both of the European and American coasts. It is allied to the cod, and like it is salted and dried. In England it is called coalfish, lob, podley, podling, pollack, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See pollack.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. United States artist famous for painting with a drip technique; a leader of abstract expressionism in America (1912-1956)
  • n. lean white flesh of North Atlantic fish; similar to codfish
  • n. important food and game fish of northern seas (especially the northern Atlantic); related to cod

Etymologies

From Scottish Gaelic podlok. (Wiktionary)
From Jackson Pollock (Wiktionary)

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