Clupeid



[kloo-pee-id] /ˈklu pi ɪd/

noun
1.
any of the Clupeidae, a family of chiefly marine, teleostean fishes, including the herrings, sardines, menhaden, and shad.
adjective
2.
belonging or pertaining to the family Clupeidae.
/ˈkluːpɪɪd/
noun
1.
any widely distributed soft-finned teleost fish of the family Clupeidae, typically having oily flesh, and including the herrings, sardines, shad, etc
adjective
2.
of, relating to, or belonging to the family Clupeidae

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