from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a species of mackerel (Scomber colias) in some years found in abundance on the Atlantic coast, but absent in others; -- called also bull mackerel, thimble-eye, and big-eye mackerel.
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- n. small mackerel found nearly worldwide
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