fin

  • 61 fin — I [[t]fɪn[/t]] n. v. finned, fin•ning 1) zool. a membranous, winglike or paddlelike organ attached to any of various parts of the body of certain aquatic animals 2) naut. navig. a winglike appendage to a hull, as one for controlling the dive of a …

    From formal English to slang

  • 62 Fin. — 1. Finland. 2. Finnish. * * * fin1 «fihn», noun, verb, finned, fin|ning. –n. 1. one of the movable, winglike or fanlike parts of the body of a fish or other aquatic animal. By moving its fins a fish can swim and balance itself in the water. The… …

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  • 63 fin. — 1. finance. 2. financial. 3. finish. * * * fin1 «fihn», noun, verb, finned, fin|ning. –n. 1. one of the movable, winglike or fanlike parts of the body of a fish or other aquatic animal. By moving its fins a fish can swim and balance itself in the …

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  • 64 Fin — but has been extended to include other animal limbs and man made devices.The foremost use of fins is to ensure the directional stability of an object moving through a fluid such as water or air and may be seen in the use of fletching on arrows… …

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  • 65 fin —   Lā. Anal fin, kuaalo.    ♦ Caudal fin, hi u, pewa.    ♦ Dorsal fin, kualā.    ♦ Pectoral fin, ēheu, pewapewa.    ♦ Ventral fin, hakualo, kuālo.    ♦ Base of caudal fin, akahi u.    ♦ Fin near gill plate, halo.    ♦ Motion of fins, halo …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 66 fin — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. flipper, process, lobe, pinna; propellor, rudder; lug, ear, blade. See navigation, part. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. membrane, paddle, propeller, balance, guide, blade, ridge, airfoil, organ, spine,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 67 fin — I. /fɪn / (say fin) noun 1. a membranous winglike or paddle like organ attached to any of various parts of the body of fishes and certain other aquatic animals, used for propulsion, steering, or balancing. 2. Nautical a. a fin shaped plane on a… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 68 fín — a o prid., finéjši (ȋ) 1. ki se vede v skladu z družabnimi pravili in se izbrano oblači: opraviti ima s samimi finimi ljudmi; vstopila je fina dama / preveč je fin, da bi to rekel rahločuten, obziren / fino govorjenje, vedenje / iron. fine… …

    Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • 69 fin — affin afin aigrefin bec fin biffin coffin confins couffin coupe faim crève la faim dauphin demi fin enfin extra fin faim feint fin génovéfain matefaim meurt de faim mi fin muffin puffin superfin surfin séraphin églefin …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 70 fin — n. & v. n. 1 an organ on various parts of the body of many aquatic vertebrates and some invertebrates, including fish and cetaceans, for propelling, steering, and balancing (dorsal fin; anal fin). 2 a small projecting surface or attachment on an… …

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  • 71 FIN — Futures Industry Frame Relay Network. Used by Member firms for Clearing 21® and link to definition access to CME. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary * * * Fin Fin also fin FINANCE written abbreviation for finance …

    Financial and business terms

  • 72 fin — (m) (Básico) momento en que algo acaba Ejemplos: Queremos organizar una fiesta para el fin de curso. Los políticos alcanzaron un acuerdo para poner fin a la crisis. Colocaciones: fin de semana Sinónimos: final, término …

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  • 73 FIN — fine intestinal needle * * * (fin) [A.S. finn] 1. a membranous appendage resembling a wing or paddle on the body of a fish or other aquatic animal; used for propulsion, guidance, or balance. 2. something resembling a fin in function or shape …

    Medical dictionary

  • 74 fin — n. a caudal; dorsal; pectoral; pelvic fin * * * [fɪn] dorsal pectoral pelvic fin a caudal …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 75 Fin — is., öz. Finlandiyalı Birleşik Sözler Fin hamamı Fin Ugor …

    Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • 76 fin — ISO 639 3 Code of Language ISO 639 2/B Code : fin ISO 639 2/T Code : fin ISO 639 1 Code : fi Scope : Individual Language Type : Living Language Name : Finnish …

    Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • 77 fin — UK [fɪn] / US noun [countable] Word forms fin : singular fin plural fins 1) a thin flat part of a fish s body that sticks out 2) a part on the back of an aircraft that sticks out and helps it to move smoothly 3) a thin flat part on the back of a… …

    English dictionary

  • 78 fin — Finlandiyanın əsas əhalisini təşkil edən xalq və bu xalqa mənsub adam. Fin professional musiqi mədəniyyəti. ◊ Fin bıçağı – qında gəzdirilən qısa yoğun tiyəli bıçaq; finka …

    Azərbaycan dilinin izahlı lüğəti

  • 79 fin — AND f inn [fin] n. a five dollar bill. (Germanic via Yiddish.) □ Who says I owe you a fin? □ I gave the old guy a finn, and he nearly passed out …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 80 fin — I. noun Etymology: Middle English finn, from Old English Date: before 12th century 1. an external membranous process of an aquatic animal (as a fish) used in propelling or guiding the body see fish illustration 2. something resembling a fin: as a …

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