• WordNet 3.6
    • n cisco important food fish of cold deep lakes of North America
    • n cisco cold-water fish caught in Lake Superior and northward
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cisco (Zoöl) The Lake herring (Coregonus Artedi), valuable food fish of the Great Lakes of North America. The name is also applied to Coregonus Hoyi, a related species of Lake Michigan.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cisco A name of sundry species of whitefish, of the genus Coregonus. C. artedii, also called lake-herring, is the largest and most important of the American species; it is more elongate than the rest, with relatively larger mouth and projecting lower jaw. The cisco of Lake Michigan, C. hoyi, is the smallest, most slender, and handsomest of the American whitefish, being rarely over 10 inches long and of a silvery luster. It appears simultaneously with the shad-fly.
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In literature:

While the sunny-haired ornithologist was pursuing his studies the Cisco Kid was also attending to his professional duties.
"Heart of the West" by O. Henry
Cisco, John J., sympathy with the South, iii.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander
J. Cisco, Elected Oct., 1863.
"The Story of the First Trans-Continental Railroad" by W. F. Bailey
Placer County: Summit, 1; Cisco, 6000 ft., 18; Blue Canyon, 4700-5000 ft., 12; Dutch Flat, 1.
"The Subspecies of the Mountain Chickadee" by Joseph Grinnell
In the Cisco Lake Region six were taken near Mud Lake in July.
"Notes on the Mammals of Gogebic and Ontonagon Counties, Michigan, 1920" by L. R. Dice
I then made up my own list of officers, and named John A. Dix as president, and John J. Cisco as treasurer.
"My Life in Many States and in Foreign Lands" by George Francis Train
I also took it in Lake Michigan while fishing for cisco from the pier at Charlevoix.
"Bass, Pike, Perch, and Others" by James Alexander Henshall
On a bridge near Cisco an incident occurred which might have been serious for me.
"The Harmsworth Magazine, Vol. 1, 1898-1899, No. 6" by Various

In news:

Additionally, Control4 will become a member of Cisco 's ecosystem in delivering specialized applications for Cisco 's Smart+Connected Communities and utility customers.
Cisco Systems Now #26 Largest Company, Surpassing Abbott Laboratories.
Dalton Friend of JeffCo faced off with Cisco 's Corey Taylor.
The McLennan Highlanders dropped both games of today's doubleheader with the Cisco Wranglers at Bosque River Ballpark.
Cisco needed an extra inning to defeat the Highlanders 2-1 in the first game.
A Bloomberg Investigation Exposes Cisco 's Tax Hypocrisy.
Cisco 's billionaire CEO John Chambers has led the recent campaign to let multinationals repatriate their overseas profits to the US at an 85 percent discount.
Cisco grabs for 'No.
Cisco Systems Inc isn't content to be the world's largest maker of computer networking gear.
In a note to his clients following the conference, International Strategy & Investment Group analyst Brian Marshall said Cisco 's goal to increase its annual revenue by up to 7 percent is reasonable.
From this NYT interview with John Chambers On Friday, Mr Chambers will announce plans to take Cisco from simply making the boxes through which most of the Internet's traffic zips, to being a company that designs and sells software and.
Cisco looks to future, Apple drags on tech stocks.
There are wins, there are blowouts and then there's what TJC did to Cisco Saturday night.
Cisco (R) Service Provider Wi-Fi is part of Cisco 's Small Cell solution portfolio.
It is a carrier-grade, end-to-end platform, built on Cisco 's Next Generation Internet Architecture that can scale to support exponential traffic growth and millions of users with a mobile experience.

In science:

We constructed K ′ catalogs for our three cluster fields using data obtained with the Cooled Infrared Spectrograph and Camera for OHS (CISCO; Motohara et al. 1998) on the Subaru6 8.2 m telescope.
The Submillimeter Properties of Extremely Red Objects
This paper describes a research project undertaken by Curtin University in conjunction with Cisco Systems and the Association for the Blind to identify tools and techniques appropriate for vision-impaired students studying computing at tertiary level.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
Its members include representatives from Microsoft, SEI/CMU, Cisco, Intel, etc [SC2].
On Implementation of a Safer C Library, ISO/IEC TR 24731
This research was supported by Ashish Goel’s NSF grants 0904325 and 0947670; by in-kind support from Amazon; and by funds from Cisco, MIcrosoft, and Google.
Widescope - A social platform for serious conversations on the Web
During the commissioning phase of three instruments (FOCAS, OHS/CISCO, and Suprime-Cam), these instruments team members organized a systematic deep survey using these three instruments to investigate high-z galaxies; the Subaru Deep Survey (SDS).
Subaru Surveys for High-z Galaxies