• WordNet 3.6
    • n pollock important food and game fish of northern seas (especially the northern Atlantic); related to cod
    • n pollock lean white flesh of North Atlantic fish; similar to codfish
    • n Pollock United States artist famous for painting with a drip technique; a leader of abstract expressionism in America (1912-1956)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pollock (Zoöl) 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.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pollock See pollack.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Pollack


In literature:

Besides, every time Josh let fly he managed to land on some part of the person of Tony Pollock or one of his cronies.
"The Boy Scouts of Lenox" by Frank V. Webster
A shout came from the woods as Pollock approached.
"The Rover Boys on a Hunt" by Arthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)
In after years, in London, Walter H. Pollock, Minto (recently deceased), and myself, did the same.
"Memoirs" by Charles Godfrey Leland
Mr. Pollock and Mr. White were followed in the same way.
"Old Rail Fence Corners" by Various
Crockston Castle is now the possession of Sir John Maxwell, Bart., of Pollock.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volumes I-VI." by Various
Many prominent citizens supported him in his claim, Thomas Pollock, one of the most influential of the planters, being his warmest adherent.
"In Ancient Albemarle" by Catherine Albertson
Nephew of Principal Pollock, Edinburgh.
"Chronicles of Strathearn" by Various
Have you ever seen a school of pollock chasing a school of smaller fry?
"Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea" by Charles H. L. Johnston
Mr. Pollock, is guide, philosopher, and friend to the entire community.
"Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland" by Daniel Turner Holmes
By the Right Honorable Sir FREDERICK POLLOCK, Bart., D.C.L., LL.D.
"The Enclosures in England" by Harriett Bradley

In poetry:

I am tired today but I am not
too tired. I am not tired at all.
There is the Pollock, white, harm
will not fall, his perfect hand
"Digression On Number 1, 1948" by Frank O Hara

In news:

Articles by Alex Pollock .
The Pollock Theater is dedicated to year-round programming of a diverse array of films and filmmakers from across the country and the world.
" Pollock " is a colossal word in art.
He is survived by his parents, Greg and Donna Pollock of Wichita.
Bob Pollock on Acme 2.0: 'We're Going to Try to Jump on Everyone's Bandwagon.
Items tagged with Pollock .
Pollock , 77, of Decatur, passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2010, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
On June 12, 1954, she married James G Pollock .
She is survived by her husband, James G Pollock of Decatur.
Lowest Gas Prices in Pollock .
Chevron 3792 Highway 8 Pollock , LA, 71467.
Charles Pollock on Coming Back to Furniture Design After a 30-Year Hiatus.
Posts Tagged 'Adam Pollock .
Pollock knows where he stands and enjoys his business and his life Adam Pollock has been a lifelong entrepreneur who has learned to roll with the punches, adapt, and pursue his dreams.
William C Pollock , age 28 years, of Marlton, New Jersey, a former Jefferson City resident, died Monday, January 25, 2010, at work after apparent heart failure.

In science:

Pollock, A. M. T., Bignami, G. F., Hermsen, W., Kanbach, G., Lichti, G. G., Masnou, J. L., Swanenburg, B. N., and Wills, R. D., Search for GammaRadiation from Extra-Galactic Objects using a Likelihood Method, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 94, 1, 116–120, 1981.
A Search for Gamma-Ray Bursts and Pulsars, and the Application of Kalman Filters to Gamma-Ray Reconstruction
This may be aided by the radiative inhibition (Stevens & Pollock 1994) or braking (Gayley, Owocki & Cranmer 1997) of the secondary star’s wind at periastron due to the high stellar luminosity of the primary star (≃ a few ×106 L⊙ ).
3D modelling of the colliding winds in Eta Carinae - evidence for radiative inhibition
It is particularly well suited to investigate Bose superfluids, in that it affords the simultaneous, direct computation of the superfluid fraction, using the well-known winding number estimator of Pollock and Ceperley 40 , as well as of the one-particle density matrix.
Supersolid phases of cold atom assemblies
Science, 149(30 July), 510-515. Price, D. J. de Solla (1970). Citation measures of hard science, soft science, technology, and nonscience. In C. E. Nelson & D. K. Pollock (Eds.), Communication among Scientists and Engineers (pp. 3-22).
Information Metrics (iMetrics): A Research Specialty with a Socio-Cognitive Identity?
Early-type binaries are also found to be stronger Xray sources than their single counterparts in a statistical sense (Pollock, 1987; Chlebowski & Garmany, 1991).
X-ray and radio emission from colliding stellar winds