The terms sardine and
Oct 21, 2008
They are both the same species, which has the Latin name Sardinus pilchardus.
The smaller fish are known as Sardines and the larger, older fish are
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Some are called brislings,
Apr 24, 2012
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International
... tins for food, especially the
1 : a fish (Sardina pilchardus) of the herring family that occurs in great schools along the coasts of Europe — compare sardine 1. 2 : any of several sardines ...
... British & World English;
a member of any of two genera (Sardina and Sardinops) of small, oily, marine clupeid fishes; esp., the commercial sardine (Sardina pilchardus) of W Europe.