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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A carangoid fish of the genus Decapterus, as D. macarellus, of a silvery color, plumbeous below, with a black spot on the opercle and nearly straight-lateral line, inhabiting warm parts of the Atlantic and northward to New England.


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