common mackerel


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Noun1.common mackerel - important food fish of the northern Atlantic and Mediterraneancommon mackerel - important food fish of the northern Atlantic and Mediterranean; its body is greenish-blue with dark bars and small if any scales
mackerel - any of various fishes of the family Scombridae
genus Scomber, Scomber - type genus of the Scombridae
mackerel - flesh of very important usually small (to 18 in) fatty Atlantic fish
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These facilities will have an integrated processing line from unloading to shipping for products including "Sekiaji" horse mackerel and "Sekisaba" common mackerel.
Morphology and ecology of early stages of life in Japanese common mackerel, Scomber japonicus Houttuyn, with special reference to fluctuation of population.
Just last month, a Russian delegation visited Peru to renew an agreement allowing its fleet to troll for common mackerel, horse mackerel and anchovy.

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