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1. atherinopsis californiensis, jacksmelt

a relatively large silversides of the Pacific coast of North America (known to reach 18 inches in length)

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noun plural -smelts or -smelt
a marine teleost food fish, Atherinopsis californiensis, of American coastal waters of the North Pacific: family Atherinidae (silversides)

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a common silverside fish (Atherinopsis californiensis) of Pacific waters

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