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    • a species of mackerel (Scomber colias) in certain…
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chub mackerel definition

  • noun:
    • a species of mackerel (Scomber colias) in certain years within variety on the Atlantic coast, but missing in other individuals; -- labeled as in addition bull mackerel, thimble-eye, and big-eye mackerel.
    • small mackerel found almost globally
    • a species of mackerel (Scomber colias) in a few years present variety from the Atlantic shore, but absent in other individuals; -- called also bull mackerel, thimble-eye, and big-eye mackerel.
    • small mackerel found nearly worldwide
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