Alosa

noun
Alo·​sa | \ əˈlōsə \

Definition of Alosa

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

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 1 Oct. 2022.

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