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- adj. Of or relating to the herring family.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Herring family.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or having the characters of the Clupeidæ.
- n. Same as clupeid. L. Agassiz; Sir J. Richardson.
For distribution and abundance of clupeoid larvae (pilchard, round herring and anchovy) and scombrid larvae (tuna and chub mackerel), see Beckley, 1998.