• Definition for "brisling"
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brisling definition

  • noun:
    • See sprat.
    • A sprat (tiny herring)
    • a little fatty European fish; typically smoked or canned.
    • a small herring (Clupea sprattus) prepared like a sardine.
    • A clupeoid seafood, Sardinella pilchardus, caught in great numbers inside English Channel, inside seas of Spain and Portugal, plus the Mediterranean. These are generally cooked and loaded in oil in tin cans.
    • little fatty European fish; frequently smoked or canned like sardines
    • See sprat.
    • tiny herring processed like a sardine
    • A sprat (little herring)
    • a small fatty European fish; often smoked or canned.
    • a little herring (Clupea sprattus) processed like a sardine.
    • A clupeoid fish, Sardinella pilchardus, caught in great numbers into the English Channel, in the seas of Spain and Portugal, as well as in the Mediterranean. These are generally prepared and loaded in oil in tin cans.
    • small fatty European fish; usually smoked or canned like sardines
    • small herring processed like a sardine
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