Lance fish


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Lance´ fish`


n.1.(Zool.) A slender marine fish of the genus Ammodytes, especially Ammodytes tobianus of the English coast; - called also sand lance.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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However, 16 of the 228 samples (7%) exceeded the regulation values set by the Japanese authorities for Cs-134/Cs-137, including bamboo shoots (eight samples), shiitake mushrooms (four samples), ostrich fern (two samples), turnip (one sample) and sand lance fish (one sample).
In Fukushima prefecture there are restrictions on the distribution and consumption of sand lance fish. In specified areas of Fukushima prefecture there are also restrictions on the distribution of raw unprocessed milk, turnips, bamboo shoots, ostrich ferns and shiitake mushrooms, and restrictions on the distribution and consumption of specific non-head type and head-type vegetables (e.g.