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Spanish mackerel


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  • n. A tribe of mackerel, Scomberomorini

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. In the United States, a handsome mackerel having bright yellow round spots (Scomberomorus maculatus), highly esteemed as a food fish. The name is sometimes erroneously applied to other species. See Illust. under Mackerel.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a California food fish
  • n. any of several large marine food fishes of the genus Scomberomorus
  • n. flesh of commercially important fishes especially of the Atlantic coastal waters of America
  • n. medium-sized mackerel of temperate Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico


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