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plaice:

see flatfishflatfish,
common name for any member of the unique and widespread order Pleuronectiformes containing over 500 species (including the flounder, halibut, plaice, sole, and turbot), 130 of which are American.
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plaice

1. a European flatfish, Pleuronectes platessa, having an oval brown body marked with red or orange spots and valued as a food fish: family Pleuronectidae
2. US and Canadian any of various other fishes of the family Pleuronectidae, esp Hippoglossoides platessoides
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The Blue Fish Caf and the Fish Tram Chips takeaway, 22-24 Old Road, Llandudno (01492 872 673) the bill the bill plaice and chips pounds 5.
3 Add plaice fillets topside down (this is the presentation side) and cook until you see colour, then turn.
I'd get all of my friends and family together and have the biggest party ever -- at The Plaice, Pissouri
Lay the plaice on a board skinned side up and halve lengthways.
This is enhanced by a fleet of vessels that has the capacity to supply enough raw material to enable them to process up to 100 tonnes of fresh lemon sole and plaice each week.
Abstract--The stage-specific distribution of Alaska plaice (Pleuronectes quadrituberculatus) eggs in the southeastern Bering Sea was examined with collections made in mid-May in 2002, 2003, 2005, and 2006.
Researchers said records of fish landings stretching back to the 1880s in the UK showed falls in species such as cod, haddock and plaice have been greater and more long-term than previously thought.
I bought a pack of two frozen Icelandic Plaice fillets (Tesco's finest) for pounds 3.
Battered Cod Goujons is the first battered product in the range and joins Breaded Seafood Platter, breaded Lemon Sole and Plaice Goujons under the Captain's Choice brand which is processed using only the best quality cod.
The leaflet asks consumers to 'eat less fish' and urges people not to buy species such as cod, plaice and tuna.
Export 2003 Fresh fish 282 million (-7% compared to 2002) Frozen fish 859 million (+10 %) Mussels/crustacean 363 million Preserves 393 million Shrimps 306 million (+4%) Herring and (horse) mackerel 280 million (+5%) Sole and plaice 300 million (+15%) Mussels 126 million (+21%) Other species 885 million (-5%)
As a result of their collective efforts -one of them even scoops up discarded chip papers from around the village every morning -Our Plaice in Hagley has won the Sea Industry Fish and Chip Shop of the Year award, for the region spanning the West Midlands, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Worcestershire.