gudgeon

Definitions

Construction

  • A metal pin or dowel used for joining two adjacent stones, blocks, or slabs.
  • A reinforced bushing or a block designated to absorb shock.
  • On a hinge, the leaf that is fastened to an immovable member.
  • The part of a gate hook fastened to the gate post.

Food

  • A European freshwater fish, Gobio gobio, of the carp family up to 20 cm long with whiskers at the corners of the mouth. Generally fried, grilled or panéed or battered and deep-fried.
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