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Definition of fin:

  1. A blade of whalebone.
  2. A feather; a spline.
  3. A finlike appendage, as to submarine boats.
  4. A finlike organ or attachment; a part of an object or product which protrudes like a fin
  5. A fixed stabilizing surface, usually vertical, similar in purpose to a bilge keel on a ship.
  6. A mark or ridge left on a casting at the junction of the parts of a mold.
  7. A membranous, finlike, swimming organ, as in pteropod and heteropod mollusks.
  8. An organ of a fish, consisting of a membrane supported by rays, or little bony or cartilaginous ossicles, and serving to balance and propel it in the water.
  9. End; conclusion; object.
  10. The hand.
  11. The thin sheet of metal squeezed out between the collars of the rolls in the process of rolling.
  12. To carve or cut up, as a chub.


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