big-eyed scad

noun
variants: or bigeye scad

Definition of big-eyed scad

: a small carangid fish (Trachurops crumenophthalmus) with large prominent eyes that is widely distributed in tropical seas and in some areas is an important food fish

called also akule, goggler

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“Big-eyed scad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/big-eyed%20scad. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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