boxfish


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any of numerous small tropical fishes having body and head encased in bony plates

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Boxfish is a unique TV discovery application that uses a real-time index of every word spoken on TV to connect consumers quickly to content of interest, said Eoin Dowling, CEO, Boxfish.
Naya's team has helped us in our business development and marketing, assisting us to refine our strategy and getting key introductions to potential partners that helped us to accelerate our business development," said Eoin Dowling, Co-founder and CEO of Boxfish.
On 25 January 2011, a boxfish was collected from off the northern Lebanese coast, in the vicinity of the Ramkine islet (34[degrees] 29' N; 35[degrees] 45' E) (Fig.
Darren, 29, said that yellow boxfish emit a poison when they become stressed, which could kill the other fish in the tank.
The bone-plate skeleton of the boxfish demonstrates how nature is able to achieve maximum strength with a lightweight design.
Designers see the polka-dot boxfish as the perfect shape for a new boxcar - described as 'bionic' because it will combine technology and biology.
In what may be more publicity hype than reality, the company claims that the slipperiest shape is actually the tropical boxfish.
Dicefish, also known as boxfish, are found throughout the Indo-Pacific and grow up to 18 inches.
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A boxfish may be an odd animal to base a car upon, but it is the inspiration for a new concept car introduced today by DaimlerChrysler that may change the future of driving.
Inter- and intraspecific cleaning behavior: Plotosus juveniles are facultative cleaners of other fishes (morays, boxfish, morwongs) (interspecific cleaning, Figs 14, 15, 16, 17) and even artificial surfaces (e.
With an accurately constructed model of the boxfish the engineers in Stuttgart were able to achieve a wind drag coefficient of just 0.