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Definition 1: shad-like food fish that runs rivers to spawn; often salted or smoked; sometimes placed in genus Pomolobus - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for alewife in the sense of this definition

(alewife is a kind of ...) any of numerous soft-finned schooling food fishes of shallow waters of northern seas

(alewife is a part of ...) flesh of shad-like fish abundant along the Atlantic coast or in coastal streams

(... is a member of alewife) shad

Definition 2: flesh of shad-like fish abundant along the Atlantic coast or in coastal streams - [noun denoting food]

(alewife is a kind of ...) the flesh of fish used as food

"in Japan most fish is eaten raw" "after the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat" "they have a chef who specializes in fish"

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

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