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fry

Fish hatchlings that have attached yolk sacs.

fry

newly hatched fish. Called also larvae.

advanced fry
young fish in the post-yolk stage. Called also alevin.
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Produced by Small Fry Productions, Atlanta, Georgia.
Still, Stanley is small fry in the realm of corporate governance and executive compensation fiascos.
NEW YORK, July 18 /PRNewswire/ -- KFC's new Kids Laptop Pack may add more fat and calories to your family's diet than you think, especially if your small fry always orders fries.
The animated ``Shark Tale,'' featuring the voice of Will Smith as an undersea small fry who tells a big fish story, put the bite on the box office with a $47.
Leo Romero and Matt Allen hold down the Top-10-style, rail and stair duties, while Mile-High small fry Angel Ramirez gets mystery man props.
These small fry can't be seen with even the world's largest telescopes.
And two $2,000 shopping sprees for bedroom furniture at Cargo Kids tempts the small fry at Fort Worth's 78 elementary schools.
This just proves that when it comes to a bonus it is one rule for the rulers and another for the small fry who do the work.
BORO are small fry compared to the big money earning clubs.
This week, Crawford convinces his boss that Louise is small fry and they'd be better off keeping an eye on her.
Whelan, who made his fortunes in sports wear after being a professional player with Blackburn Rovers, admits he's small fry now compared with the Chelsea owner who has written off pounds 20m in the Russian stock market.

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