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Definitions of shad:
  • noun:   herring-like food fishes that migrate from the sea to freshwater to spawn
  • noun:   bony flesh of herring-like fish usually caught during their migration to fresh water for spawning; especially of Atlantic coast
  • name:  A male given name (rare: 1 in 25000 males; popularity rank in the U.S.: #1164)
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #42126)

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