Sentence Examples


  • Cod liver oil is produced by steaming the livers of codfish and then pressing them until they expel yellow, mildly fishy-tasting oil.
  • Crab pots are metal traps topped with wire mesh that contain herring or codfish as bait.
  • Codfish was perhaps the truest basis of her commerce, which soon came to include the West Indies, Africa and southern Europe.
  • The staple diet of the labouring classes and small farmers is fish, especially the dried codfish called bacalhdo, rice, beans, maize bread and meal, olive oil, fruit and vegetables.
  • The imports were raw and manufactured cotton, wool and silk, wheat and maize, coal, iron and machinery, dried codfish, sugar, rice, hides and skins, oils.