PAH


PAH
abbreviation for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, chemicals found in fish products as environmental contaminants, usually at low concentrations, much higher where there is contamination from petroleum and petroleum products. Found in smoked fish at 10 times or more than unsmoked fish. Some PAHs are carcinogenic

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • PAH — [Abk. für gleichbed. engl. polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon]: polycyclischer aromatischer Kohlenwasserstoff (PAK). * * * pah <Interj.>: Ausruf der Geringschätzung: p., diese Leute interessieren mich nicht. * * * pah <Interj.>: Ausruf… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Pah|la|vi — «PAH luh vee», noun. a gold coin of Iran, worth 20 rials. ╂[< Persian pahlavi < Reza Khan Pahlavi, the Shah of Iran (Persia)] Pah|la|vi «PAH luh vee», noun. 1. the principal language of Persia from the 200 s to the 800 s, an Iranian… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pah|la|vi — «PAH luh vee», noun. a gold coin of Iran, worth 20 rials. ╂[< Persian pahlavi < Reza Khan Pahlavi, the Shah of Iran (Persia)] Pah|la|vi «PAH luh vee», noun. 1. the principal language of Persia from the 200 s to the 800 s, an Iranian… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pah — Pah, n. [From native name.] A kind of stockaded intrenchment. [New Zealand.] Farrow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pah! — ein Empfindungswort der stolzen Verachtung. Pah! der hätte mir kommen sollen! …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • pah — /pah, pa/, interj. (used as an exclamation of disgust or disbelief.) [1585 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • pah! — 〈Int.〉 (abweisender od. wegwerfender Ausruf) …   Universal-Lexikon


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