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Spanish mackerel Syllabification: Span·ish mack·er·el

Definition of Spanish mackerel in English:


A large edible game fish related to the mackerel.
  • Genus Scomberomorus, family Scombridae: several species, in particular S. maculatus of the tropical Atlantic, and S. commerson of the Indo-Pacific
Example sentences
  • Various species of sharks plus jackfish, king mackerel, Spanish mackerel and bull redfish should keep anglers drifting natural baits busy.
  • All three of us planned to fish the Gulf of Mexico for sea trout, ladyfish, Spanish mackerel and redfish.
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