Horse mackrel

(Zool.) The common tunny (Orcynus thunnus), found on the Atlantic coast of Europe and America, and in the Mediterranean.
- Ham. Nav. Encyc.
The bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix).
The scad.
The name is locally applied to various other fishes, as the California hake, the black candlefish, the jurel, the bluefish, etc.

See also: Horse, Horse, Horse, Horse

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.