Definitions for king mackerel
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a game fish, Scomberomorus cavalla, of the W Atlantic Ocean.
Ref: Also called cavalla.
Origin of king mackerel:
king mackerel, cavalla, cero, Scomberomorus cavalla(noun)
large mackerel with long pointed snout; important food and game fish of the eastern Atlantic coast southward to Brazil
The king mackerel is a migratory species of mackerel of the western Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico. It is an important species to both the commercial and recreational fishing industries.
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