escolar

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noun es·co·lar \ˌe-skə-ˈlär\

Definition of escolar

plural

escolar

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escolars

  1. :  a large widely distributed rough-scaled scombroid fish (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum) that resembles a mackerel

Origin and Etymology of escolar

Spanish, literally, scholar, from Medieval Latin scholaris — more at scholar


First Known Use: circa 1890


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