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scad Syllabification: scad

Definition of scad in English:


Another term for jack1 (sense 11) or horse mackerel.
Example sentences
  • The total catch was 659 fish which included dabs, conger, ling, dogfish, bull-huss, Pollock, pouting, poor cod, ballan-wrasse, cuckoo-wrasse, gurnard, whiting, scad, and cod.
  • The fish section listed a respectable range of sea creatures including turbot, scad, gobies, barbun, zargan, belted bomito, and breaded shark for between three and 11 leva.
  • Imports of mackerel, herring and scad from Northern Ireland and Scotland are rarely designated as imports, however these are included in the Irish export figures.


Early 17th century: of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with scad

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