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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) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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