Definitions for scadskæd
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any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae
any of several fish, of the family Carangidae, from the western Atlantic
a large number or quantity (usually used in the plural)
a small carangoid fish (Trachurus saurus) abundant on the European coast, and less common on the American. The name is applied also to several allied species
the goggler; -- called also big-eyed scad. See Goggler
the friar skate
the cigar fish, or round robin
Origin: [Gael. & Ir. sgadan a herring.]
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