hickory shad

noun

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History and Etymology for hickory shad

so called from the similarity of the stomachs to hickory nuts

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“Hickory shad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hickory%20shad. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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