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 for Hake
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hake \Hake\ (h[=a]k), n. [See Hatch a half door.]
     A drying shed, as for unburned tile.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hake \Hake\, n. [Also haak.] [Akin to Norweg. hakefisk, lit.,
     hook fish, Prov. E. hake hook, G. hecht pike. See Hook.]
     (Zool.)
     One of several species of marine gadoid fishes, of the genera
     Phycis, Merlucius, and allies. The common European hake
     is Merlucius vulgaris; the American silver hake or whiting
     is Merlucius bilinearis. Two American species ({Phycis
     chuss and Phycis tenius) are important food fishes, and
     are also valued for their oil and sounds. Called also
     squirrel hake, and codling.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hake \Hake\ (h[=a]k), v. i.
     To loiter; to sneak. [Prov. Eng.]
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  hake
      n 1: the lean flesh of a fish similar to cod
      2: any of several marine food fishes related to cod

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