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carp

(kahrp) a fruiting body of a fungus.
Coronary Artery Revascularisation Prophylaxis. A trial that investigated whether there are any benefits to performing coronary artery revascularisation by either CABG or percutaneous coronary intervention before undertaking major elective vascular surgery—e.g., abdominal aortic aneurysm repair or severe arterial occlusive disease involving the legs
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carp

a freshwater fish used extensively for human food in some countries, a pest in others. There are many varieties, including decorative ones. See also silver, common, bighead, mud, carassius carassius, ctenopharyngodon edella. Called also Cyprinus carpio, C. cyprinus.

carp-dropsy complex
the cause is unknown; the clinical syndrome includes ascites and exophthalmos.
carp erythrodermatitis
carp pox
an infectious disease of carp probably caused by a virus.
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This extraordinary angling feat came during a fishing break to the Catalunya region while fishing for carp.
Ice on the edges didn't stop Paul Taylor, from Gabalfa, fishing for carp at Warren Mill and he was rewarded with fish of 6lb, 8lb and 10.
Ian Dixon, while fly fishing for carp, took a stunning common of over one metre long.
GREENS LANE PONDS, Lydiate Consistent fishing for carp, roach, perch and occasional tench.
Fly fishing for Carp is taking place on Bowes throughout all of July and August from 4pm till 8pm, except on Monday and Wednesday evenings, and initial results have seen some excellent sport for fly anglers and great fun.
The Specimen Lake at White Springs Fishery was where Ben Whitman spent 48 hours fishing for carp and he banked one of 27.
Night fishing for carp and catfish has produced plenty of double-figure fish.
The Angel of The North Fishery continues to widen its appeal to anglers by staging Fly fishing for carp nights on Mondays and Thursday evenings from 5pm to 8pm during July and August.
BURTON MERE,South Wirral: Night fishing for carp has accounted for mirrors to 18lb on boilies and small catfish on fish baits.
During July a series of fly fishing for carp sessions takes place on the Angel in the evenings.