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Definition of Herring
HerringHerring Her"ring, n. [OE. hering, AS. h[ae]ring; akin to D.
haring, G. h["a]ring, hering, OHG. haring, hering, and prob.
to AS. here army, and so called because they commonly move in
large numbers. Cf. Harry.] (Zo["o]l.)
One of various species of fishes of the genus Clupea, and
allied genera, esp. the common round or English herring (C.
harengus) of the North Atlantic. Herrings move in vast
schools, coming in spring to the shores of Europe and
America, where they are salted and smoked in great
Herring gull (Zo["o]l.), a large gull which feeds in part
upon herrings; esp., Larus argentatus in America, and
L. cachinnans in England. See Gull.
Herring hog (Zo["o]l.), the common porpoise.
King of the herrings. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The chim[ae]ra (C. monstrosa) which follows the schools
of herring. See Chim[ae]ra.
(b) The opah.
Meaning of Herring from wikipedia
- Herring Herring
fish, mostly belonging
to the family
Clupeidae. Herring often
move in large schools around fishing banks
and near the coast...
- A red herring
from a relevant
question. It may be either
a logical fallacy
or a literary device
- 'sour herring
') is a lightly-salted fermented Baltic
Sea herring traditional
to Swedish cuisine since
the 16th century. The Baltic herring
- Soused herring
is raw herring soaked
in a mild preserving
liquid. It can be raw herring
in a mild vinegar pickle
or Dutch brined herring
. As well as vinegar...
(born July 3, 1929) is an American
socialite, businesswoman, political
activist, philanthropist, diplomat, and former television
- William Ronald Herring
28, 1983) is an American football linebacker
who is currently
a free agent. He was drafted
by the Seattle
- Pickled herring
is a traditional
way of preserving herring
as food by pickling
or curing. Most cured herring
uses a two-step curing
- Atlantic herring
(Clupea harengus) is a herring
in the family
Clupeidae. It is one of the most abundant
in the world. Atlantic herrings
- Herring Networks
in 2004 and based
in San Diego, California
is a company owning
and operating through
its Herring Broadcasting division
- Dressed herring
, colloquially known
as herring under
a fur coat (Russian: Селёдка под шубой, tr. selyodka
or just Russian: Шуба, tr. shuba)...
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