meaning of bloater

bloater meaning in General Dictionary

the normal herring esp whenever of large size smoked and half dried labeled as additionally bloat herring

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  • large fatty herring softly salted and briefly smoked
  • The common herring, esp. whenever of large-size, smoked, and half-dried; -- labeled as additionally bloat herring.

bloater meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) The normal herring, esp. when of large size, smoked, and half-dried; -- called additionally bloat herring.