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jurel


jurel


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jurel  \Ju"rel\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  yellow  carangoid  fish  of  the  Atlantic  and  Gulf  coasts 
  ({Caranx  chrysos}),  most  abundant  southward,  where  it  is 
  valued  as  a  food  fish;  --  called  also  {hardtail},  {horse 
  crevall['e]},  {jack},  {buffalo  jack},  {skipjack},  {yellow 
  mackerel},  and  sometimes  improperly,  {horse  mackerel}.  Other 
  species  of  {Caranx}  (as  {C.  fallax})  are  also  sometimes 
  called  jurel.