fin

  • 81 fin — 1) flap like external organ concerned with locomotion in fishes. See dorsal, adipose, caudal, anal, pelvic (ventral), and pectoral fins 2) an arm or hand (slang). See also tip the fin 3) in America a $5 bill, from the Yiddish finnif, a ₤5 note in …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 82 fin — n. [A.S. finn, fin] An extension of the body of an aquatic animal used in locomotion or steering …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 83 fin — noun Fin is used after these nouns: ↑shark, ↑tail …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 84 fin — [OE] Fin is a word common to the Germanic languages of northeast Europe (German has finne, Dutch vin), but its ultimate source is not clear. The likeliest candidate is Latin pinna ‘feather, wing’ (source of English pin, pinion, and pinnacle),… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 85 fin' — fino, fin ит. [фи/но], [фин] до (предлог) …

    Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • 86 fin — n 5 dollar bill. Hey, Wayland, loan me a fin until payday. 1920s …

    Historical dictionary of American slang

  • 87 fin — [[t]fɪ̱n[/t]] fins 1) N COUNT A fish s fins are the flat objects which stick out of its body and help it to swim and keep its balance. 2) N COUNT A fin on something such as an aeroplane, rocket, or bomb is a flat part which sticks out and which… …

    English dictionary

  • 88 fin — i. A fixed vertical, inclined, or adjustable airfoil or vane attached longitudinally to the rear portion of an airplane to provide a stabilizing effect. ii. A projecting flat plate or structure, such as a cooling fin …

    Aviation dictionary

  • 89 fin — noun 1》 a flattened appendage on the body of a fish or other aquatic animal, used for propelling, steering, and balancing.     ↘an underwater swimmer s flipper. 2》 a small flattened projecting surface or attachment on an aircraft, rocket, or car …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 90 fin — pabaiga statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. end; finish vok. Ende, n rus. конец, m pranc. fin, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 91 fin — išlaja statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Lieto ar presuoto gaminio šerpeta, atsiradusi dėl formos nesandarumo. atitikmenys: angl. burr; fin; flash rus. грат; заусенец …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 92 fin — [1] A thin metal object projecting from a surface and is used to dissipate heat. It is found on radiators and air cooled engines. [2] Wings and airfoils used to improve a vehicle s aerodynamics, stability, or possibly aesthetics. Also see tail… …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 93 fin — [OE] Fin is a word common to the Germanic languages of northeast Europe (German has finne, Dutch vin), but its ultimate source is not clear. The likeliest candidate is Latin pinna ‘feather, wing’ (source of English pin, pinion, and pinnacle),… …

    Word origins

  • 94 FIN — …

    Википедия

  • 95 Fin. — 1. Finland. 2. Finnish. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 96 fin. — 1. finance. 2. financial. 3. finish. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 97 fin — 1. noun /fɪn/ a) One of the appendages of a fish, used to propel itself and to manoeuvre/maneuver. b) A similar appendage of a cetacean or other marine animal. S …

    Wiktionary

  • 98 FIN — Finnish (Regional » Language Codes (3 Letters)) * Fishmeal Information Network (Medical » Veterinary) …

    Abbreviations dictionary

  • 99 fin-or — (fi nor) s. m. Nom d une petite poire arrondie qui a la forme d une toupie …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 100 fin — Synonyms and related words: Australian crawl, C, C note, G, G note, Little Phoebe, Pentateuch, Phoebe, V, aquaplaning, aquatics, backstroke, balneation, bathe, bathing, breaststroke, buck, butterfly, cartwheel, cent, century, cinque, copper,… …

    Moby Thesaurus


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