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ling:

see codcod,
member of the large family Gadidae, comprising commercially important food fishes. The family, whose members are found in the N Atlantic and Pacific, includes the tomcods, the haddock, and the pollacks (or pollocks).
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ling

1. any of several gadoid food fishes of the northern coastal genus Molva, esp M. molva, having an elongated body with long fins
2. another name for burbot (a fish)
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Despite Ling admitting to police that he had "sexual intercourse without consent" with Joanne, and that he "wanted to kill himself because he had raped her", the judge agreed with the defence that it would be an abuse of court process to allow the prosecution to pursue the rape charge.
Back home, Ling Ling has kept the house she and her husband lived in together.
Both fish were taken on a jigger, with the bigger ling taking a small whiting which Chris had foul-hooked.
This was uncharted territory at a Games for Ling, who finished 25th on his debut in Athens and then 21st in London four years ago, when Peter Wilson won gold in the double trap.
Ms Ling joined SOS Personal Training in Rumney in January and said that with the help of coach Sam O'Sullivan she changed her diet and lost the weight.
Beyond public health, Ling was a past president of the Association of Chinese University Women and a member of the U.
Ling does not claim that the car, the clock and the mobile phone are the only existing social mediation technologies (for example, he also notes online calendar systems), but he focuses on these in order to demonstrate how the arrangement of communication is (and has) changed according to the tools at hand.
Female Amba was identified as a genetically perfect mate for Ling Ling, and moved to Birmingham on April 17 from nearby Dudley Zoo.
The goalless first-round draw at the Abbey Stadium sees the Blue Square Conference side head to the Galpharm Stadium on Tuesday, November 16, and Ling says they are not just coming for the ride.
Washington, June 5 (ANI): American journalist Laura Ling, who credits former president Bill Clinton for securing her release from North Korea last August, has named her newborn after him.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced that USDA Rural Development agricultural economist Charles Ling has received the USDA Economist Group 's "Economist of the Year" award, which recognizes his outstanding work to foster greater understanding and use of dairy cooperatives.
PRINCETON - Anna Ling Pierce's niece is safely home in California, but Mrs.