pollock

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English, perhaps from Scottish Gaelic podlok, perhaps from Scots.

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Noun[edit]

pollock (plural pollocks or pollock)

  1. Either of two lean, white marine food fishes, of the genus Pollachius, related to cod.
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Verb[edit]

pollock (third-person singular simple present pollocks, present participle pollocking, simple past and past participle pollocked)

  1. To fish for pollock.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Jackson Pollock

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Verb[edit]

pollock (third-person singular simple present pollocks, present participle pollocking, simple past and past participle pollocked)

  1. To splatter, as with paint.