the scads (particularly horse mackerels)
Syn: ↑genus Trachurus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae

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\\trəˈkyu̇rəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek trachouros horse mackerel, from trachys rough + oura tail; akin to Greek orrhos buttocks — more at ass
: a genus of marine carangid fishes including various important food fishes — compare cowanyoung, horse mackerel

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