silvery anchovy

noun

Definition of silvery anchovy

: any of numerous small fishes of Anchoviella or related genera of the family Engraulidae having a silvery stripe along the side

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“Silvery anchovy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silvery%20anchovy. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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