ETYM Cf. German and Dutch pollack, and Gael. pollag a little pool, a sort of fish.
1. Important food and game fish of northern seas especially North Atlantic; related to cod; SYN. pollock, Pollachius pollachius.
2. Lean white flesh of North Atlantic fish; similar to codfish; SYN. pollock.
Marine fish Pollachius virens of the cod family, growing to 75 cm/2.5 ft, and found close to the shore on both sides of the N Atlantic.
Vrsta morske ribe iz severnih mora koja kod nas dolazi sušena (ital.)