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Synonyms for fin

the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one

one of a pair of decorations projecting above the rear fenders of an automobile

one of a set of parallel slats in a door or window to admit air and reject rain

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a shoe for swimming

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a stabilizer on a ship that resembles the fin of a fish

organ of locomotion and balance in fishes and some other aquatic animals

equip (a car) with fins

propel oneself through the water in a finning motion

show the fins above the water while swimming

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Iranian officials said they found hundreds of dead sharks with their fins cut off on an island in the Persian Gulf.
Robert Hueter from Mote Marine Laboratory, whose new paper in the scientific journal Marine Policy is titled: "A United States shark fin ban would undermine sustainable shark fisheries.
9) Shark finning occurs when a fisherman catches a shark and slices off the shark's fin, taking the fin back to the market to sell and dumping the shark's body in the ocean, often when the shark is still alive.
However, since there is no law (yet) banning shark fin soup/dishes in the Philippines, some people still have the appetite to order them because of one or all of the following reasons:
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Fins with margins whitish to light yellow, dorsal-fin dark grey; anal-fin slate grey; pelvic and pectoral-fins covered by translucent light yellow membrane; adipose-fin light brown; middle of caudal-fin dark grey, and fading dorsally and ventrally.
5] conducted experimental study on staggered, silicon based micro pin fin array under water flow.
With online-only availability, Fin offers customers experience a hassle-free buying experience and delivers a mattress that is made to order, compressed, boxed and shipped within three to five business days.
Although it is not a true spine, the first marginal pectoral-fin ray of sturgeons commonly is called the fin spine, and hereafter it will be referred to as such in this article.
Lengths given for specimens are standard length (SL), the straight-line distance from the median anterior point of the upper lip to the base of the caudal fin (posterior end of the hypural plate).
Color (from fresh specimens)Head and dorsal part of body dull olive silvery, becoming silvery-white up to belly; scales with dark margins forming faint lines dorsally on body; dorsal-fin and anal rays grey, soft rays hyaline, membranes of the dorsal and anal fins aredusky grey; pectoral fins light yellow to whitish anddistinctly stouter and longer than third spine, the
Les indicateurs d'activites, publies par la societe Ciments de Bizerte, font etait d'une tres importante baisse de sa production de Clinker (273,5 mille tonnes a fin 2013 contre 510,5 mille tonnes a fin 2012).
The shark fins, I learned, were destined for Hong Kong and China, where they are used to make shark fin soup.
So another good idea is to make a fin shield to keep the fins on your HMMWV's radiator straight