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Meaning of POLLACK

Pronunciation:  'pâluk

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  important food and game fish of northern seas especially North Atlantic; related to cod
  2. [n]  lean white flesh of North Atlantic fish; similar to codfish
  3. [n]  United States filmmaker (born in 1934)

POLLACK is a 7 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: Pollachius pollachius, pollock, pollock, Sydney Pollack
 See Also: film maker, film producer, filmmaker, gadoid, gadoid fish, genus Pollachius, movie maker, Pollachius, Pollachius pollachius, pollack, pollack, saltwater fish



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pol"lack\, n. [Cf. G. & D. pollack, and Gael. pollag a
little pool, a sort of fish.] (Zo["o]l.)
(a) A marine gadoid food fish of Europe ({Pollachius
    virens}). Called also {greenfish}, {greenling}, {lait},
    {leet}, {lob}, {lythe}, and {whiting pollack}.
(b) The American pollock; the coalfish.