Definition of Horse Mackerel in English :

Define Horse Mackerel in English

Horse Mackerel meaning in English

Meaning of Horse Mackerel in English

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Horse Mackerel pronunciation in English

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Horse Mackerel

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Noun

1. bluefin, bluefin tuna, horse mackerel, thunnus thynnus

largest tuna; to 1500 pounds; of mostly temperate seas: feed in polar regions but breed in tropics

2. horse mackerel, saurel, trachurus trachurus

large elongated compressed food fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe

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Horse Mackerel

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noun
1. Also called: scad
a mackerel-like carangid fish, Trachurus of European Atlantic waters, with a row of bony scales along the lateral line
. Sometimes called (US): saurel
2. 
any of various large tunnies or related fishes

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Horse Mackerel

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1. 
any of various large tuna
2. 
any of various jack fishes (genus Trachurus) having a bony plate along the entire lateral line

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Horse Mackerel

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n.
1. Any of various edible carangid fishes of the genus Trachurus, especially T. trachurus of eastern Atlantic waters.
2. Any of several tunas or related fishes.

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