pollock

[pol-uh k] /ˈpɒl ək/
noun, plural pollocks (especially collectively) pollock. Chiefly British
1.
Also called saithe. a North Atlantic food fish, Pollachius virens, of the cod family.
2.
Origin
variant of pollack

Pollock

[pol-uh k] /ˈpɒl ək/
noun
1.
Sir Frederick, 1845–1937, English legal scholar and author.
2.
Jackson, 1912–56, U.S. painter.
British Dictionary definitions for pollock
pollack or pollock (ˈpɒlək)
 
n , pl -lacks, -lack, -locks, -lock
a gadoid food fish, Pollachius pollachius, that has a dark green back and a projecting lower jaw and occurs in northern seas, esp the North Atlantic Ocean
 
[C17: from earlier Scottish podlok, of obscure origin]
 
pollock or pollock
 
n
 
[C17: from earlier Scottish podlok, of obscure origin]

Pollock (ˈpɒlək)
 
n
1.  Sir Frederick. 1845--1937, English legal scholar: with Maitland, he wrote History of English Law before the Time of Edward I (1895)
2.  Jackson. 1912--56, US abstract expressionist painter; chief exponent of action painting in the US

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polack

noun

A Pole or a person of Polish extraction •It is curious that this word is somewhat pejorative in English even though it is the Polish word for ''Pole'' (1879+)


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