bigeye scad


bigeye scad
noun
of Atlantic coastal waters; commonly used for bait
Hypernyms: ↑scad
Member Holonyms: ↑Selar, ↑genus Selar

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noun

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a carangid fish, Selar crumenophthalmus, of tropical seas and Atlantic coastal waters of the U.S., having prominent eyes and commonly used as bait. Also called goggle-eye.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Bigeye scad — Taxobox name = Bigeye scad image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Carangidae subfamilia = Coregoninae genus = Selar species = S. crumenophthalmus binomial = Selar… …   Wikipedia

  • bigeye scad — a carangid fish, Selar crumenophthalmus, of tropical seas and Atlantic coastal waters of the U.S., having prominent eyes and commonly used as bait. Also called goggle eye. * * * …   Universalium

  • big-eyed scad — noun of Atlantic coastal waters; commonly used for bait • Syn: ↑bigeye scad, ↑goggle eye, ↑Selar crumenophthalmus • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Selar, ↑genus Selar …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Carangidae — Taxobox name = Jacks, pompanos, horse mackerels and scads image width = 240px image caption = Malabar trevally, Carangoides malabaricus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Perciformes familia = Carangidae… …   Wikipedia

  • genus Selar — noun big eyed scad • Syn: ↑Selar • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae • Member Meronyms: ↑bigeye scad …   Useful english dictionary

  • goggle-eye — noun of Atlantic coastal waters; commonly used for bait • Syn: ↑bigeye scad, ↑big eyed scad, ↑Selar crumenophthalmus • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Selar, ↑genus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selar — noun big eyed scad • Syn: ↑genus Selar • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae • Member Meronyms: ↑bi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selar crumenophthalmus — noun of Atlantic coastal waters; commonly used for bait • Syn: ↑bigeye scad, ↑big eyed scad, ↑goggle eye • Hypernyms: ↑scad • Member Holonyms: ↑Selar, ↑genus Selar …   Useful english dictionary


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