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fish: see rayray,
extremely flat-bodied cartilaginous marine fish, related to the shark. The pectoral fins of most rays are developed into broad, flat, winglike appendages, attached all along the sides of the head; the animal swims by rippling movements of these wings.
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skate

[skāt]
(vertebrate zoology)
Any of various batoid elasmobranchs in the family Rajidae which have flat bodies with winglike pectoral fins and a slender tail with two small dorsal fins.

skate

1
2. the steel blade or runner of an ice skate
3. such a blade fitted with straps for fastening to a shoe
4. a current collector on an electric railway train that collects its current from a third rail

skate

2
any large ray of the family Rajidae, of temperate and tropical seas, having flat pectoral fins continuous with the head, two dorsal fins, a short spineless tail, and a long snout
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Richard Appleby, sporting a flamboyant new hairstyle, appeared Swans' best goal hope and on 63 minutes he skated around Mark Warren and Matt Lockwood before slicing an 18 yard left-foot drive just, agonisingly, wide of Chris MacKenzie's far post.
He was taking longer than I expected so being a sponsored skater and always having a board with me, I skated around.
Six minutes later, Forsberg took a pass from Sakic, skated around Potvin, who stopped 28 of 32 shots, and tucked it in between the post and Potvin's left leg.
Two minutes later, it was Forsberg, who took a pass from Sakic, skated around Potvin - who stopped 28 of 32 shots - and tucked in between the post and his left leg.
Just in the downtown area alone, Melbourne is chocked with spots and we kept running into things to shred every time we drove or skated around.
Dustin skated around like a true Piss Drunx, with ollie over frontside crooks and kick flick over nose to fakie on the hubba funbox.
Bradbury was so far back of the pack, he easily skated around his tumbling adversaries and crossed the finish line.
Vancouver was the place that I wanted to be, just from the spots that I'd seen when I came out and skated around.
It's really fun: You can't do this anywhere else,'' said Woodland Hills resident Jessie Hall, 12, as she skated around the Iceplex at Universal CityWalk, which was puddling in the intense heat.
The Wild tied it 2-2 with 8:32 left in the period when Sergei Krivokrasov skated around the net and flipped the puck off defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky's right leg and had it trickle past Fiset.
Just 51 seconds later, Jaromir Jagr skated around Donald Audette at the blue line, then stickhandled past Rob Blake and flipped the puck past Storr, giving the Penguins two goals on their first three shots of the game.
Adams scored the game-winner when he took a Shane Doan pass at the blue line, skated around Kings defenseman Doug Bodger, drove to the net and swatted the puck into the net while falling to the ice.