Alosa

noun
Alo·​sa | \ əˈlōsə \

Definition of Alosa

: a genus of fishes (family Clupeidae) comprising the shads

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First Known Use of Alosa

1838, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Alosa

New Latin, from Late Latin alosa, alausa

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“Alosa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Alosa. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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