mackerel shad
mackerel scad mackerel scad, mackerel shad mackerel shad . (Zool.) A small silvery fish ({Decapterus macarellus}) found from Nova Scotia to Brazil. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • mackerel shad — noun small silvery fish; Nova Scotia to Brazil • Syn: ↑mackerel scad, ↑Decapterus macarellus • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Decapterus, ↑genus Decapterus * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • mackerel scad — mackerel scad, mackerel shad mackerel shad . (Zool.) A small silvery fish ({Decapterus macarellus}) found from Nova Scotia to Brazil. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mackerel scad — noun small silvery fish; Nova Scotia to Brazil • Syn: ↑mackerel shad, ↑Decapterus macarellus • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Decapterus, ↑genus Decapterus * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Decapterus macarellus — mackerel scad mackerel scad, mackerel shad mackerel shad . (Zool.) A small silvery fish ({Decapterus macarellus}) found from Nova Scotia to Brazil. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Decapterus — noun scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution • Syn: ↑genus Decapterus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Decapterus — noun scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution • Syn: ↑Decapterus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Decapterus macarellus — noun small silvery fish; Nova Scotia to Brazil • Syn: ↑mackerel scad, ↑mackerel shad • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Decapterus, ↑genus Decapterus …   Useful english dictionary

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