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Overview of noun alewife

The noun alewife has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. alewife

(flesh of shad-like fish abundant along the Atlantic coast or in coastal streams)

2. alewife, Alosa pseudoharengus, Pomolobus pseudoharengus

(shad-like food fish that runs rivers to spawn; often salted or smoked; sometimes placed in genus Pomolobus)

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