capelin capelin

Definition(s):

  • (n) very small northern fish; forage for sea birds and marine mammals and other fishes

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Usage(s):

  • Some naturalists view this destruction with alarm, but Newfoundlanders say that if they did not keep the herds down the seals would eat up all their cod, capelin and herring.

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  • Hearn told a talk show on VOCM radio that the province is living in a dictatorship under Williams, and that collectively the provincial cabinet doesn't have the "guts of a capelin" for kowtowing to the premier.
    on Sep 5, 2008 By: Loyola Hearn Source: Victoria Star

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