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Related / Similar Words: common mackerel, Scomber scombrus, black eye

 

Definition:
  • any of numerous small silvery North American cyprinid fishes especially of the genus Notropis;
  • important food fish of the northern Atlantic and Mediterranean; its body is greenish-blue with dark bars and small if any scales;
  • something that shines (with emitted or reflected light);
  • a bruise caused by a blow to the eye;

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    Hyponyms: emerald shiner, Notropis atherinoides, common shiner, silversides, Notropis cornutus, golden shiner, Notemigonus crysoleucas, twinkler

     

    Member Meronyms: Scomber, genus Scomber

     

    Derivational Morphology: reflect, shine

     

    Anagrams: shrine

     

     
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