Sentence Examples with the word fry

If it is a risky matter to plant out the robust young fry of trout under an age of three months, it would seem to be an infinitely more speculative proceeding to plant out the delicate week-old larvae of sea-fishes in an environment which teems with predaceous enemies.

Soon after the change of government in 1906 a royal commission, with ex-Lord Justice Fry as chairman, was appointed to investigate the condition of Trinity College, Dublin, and another under Lord Dudley to inquire into the question of the congested districts.

He reached his hand back toward his gun and I released my grip like a hot fry pan.

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Offor (London, 1836); reproduced in facsimile by Francis Fry (Bristol, 1862).

The energy and money devoted to hatching operations should be diverted to the serious attempt to discover a means of rearing on a large scale the just-hatched fry of the more sedentary species to a sturdy adolescence.

The plaice fry hatched in the Scottish establishment have been distributed for many years in the waters of Loch Fyne.

It's bad enough that it might fry my brain.

I know some o' you has berry brig mout, brigger dan oders; but den de brig mouts sometimes has de small bellies; so dat de brigness of de mout is not to swaller wid, but to bit off de blubber for de small fry ob sharks, dat can't get into de scrouge to help demselves.

Artificially propagated eggs and fry after planting must submit to the same mortality as the other eggs and fry around them.

But in the case of indigenous species the breeding stock must be very seriously reduced before the addition of the eggs or fry of a few score or hundreds of fish can appreciably increase the local stock.