EEL


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AcronymDefinition
EELEditorial Engineering Laboratory (est. 1987)
EELÉpreuves pour l'Examen du Langage (French: Tests for the Language Examination)
EELEngineering Electronic Library
EELEpsilon Extension Language
EELExternal Elastic Lamina
EELÉquipements Électriques Lorrains (French electrical equipment company)
EELEnergy Efficiency Labelling
EELElectron Energy Loss
EELEquator Exploration Ltd (UK)
EELExecutable Editing Library
EELEuropean Economics Letters (journal; European Economics Letters Group)
EELExxon Energy Limited
EELExpert/Expert-Locator
EELEarly Edition Lover
EELEmployee Engagement Lifecycle (SAP)
EELEnhanced Extended Loop/Link (ILEC to CLEC arrangements)
EELEach and Every Loss (insurance/reinsurance)
References in classic literature ?
But my wife has gone fishing for red eels to-day, so some of you will have to mind the children.
Or put it, my juvenile friends, that he saw an elephant, and returning said 'Lo, the city is barren, I have seen but an eel,' would THAT be Terewth?
The clerk having made answer that he had heard the eels of Sowley well spoken of, the friar sucked in his lips and hurried forward.
There have been caught in Walden pickerel, one weighing seven pounds -- to say nothing of another which carried off a reel with great velocity, which the fisherman safely set down at eight pounds because he did not see him -- perch and pouts, some of each weighing over two pounds, shiners, chivins or roach (Leuciscus pulchellus), a very few breams, and a couple of eels, one weighing four pounds -- I am thus particular because the weight of a fish is commonly its only title to fame, and these are the only eels I have heard of here; -- also, I have a faint recollection of a little fish some five inches long, with silvery sides and a greenish back, somewhat dace-like in its character, which I mention here chiefly to link my facts to fable.
He saw the fine red brick houses, mortared in white lines, standing on the edge of the water, and their balconies, open towards the river, decked out with silk tapestry embroidered with gold flowers, the wonderful manufacture of India and China; and near these brilliant stuffs, large lines set to catch the voracious eels, which are attracted towards the houses by the garbage thrown every day from the kitchens into the river.
Yves Desaunay provided information on the "transition ring" in the European eel, and Jim McCleave offered many observations and suggestions.
Illegal eel fishing is a priority for the Environment Agency who are the lead organisation responsible for the conservation of this now endangered species.
The plan is focused on the development of studies on the culture of eel, nursery grow-out, feed formulation and farming systems, and sustainable resource utilization," said Evelyn Ame, DA-BFAR national eel focal person.
The eel was a 50-centimeter (20-inch) specimen which he successfully inserted in his own anus, reports TomoNews.
This understanding of eel biology will help manage and conserve their population across Europe and beyond more effectively.
The five-foot eel - thought to be two decades old - was found in a canal after the water was scoured during a pollution incident.
As the eel continued to avoid being swallowed, the bird stepped on his prey to steady it.