Allice vs Alose - What's the difference?

allice | alose |


As nouns the difference between allice and alose

is that allice is a fish, the while alose is a fish, the (alosa alosa ); the allice or allis.

allice

English

(Allis shad) (Alosa alosa)

Alternative forms

* allis

Noun

(en noun)
  • A fish, the
  • * 1843 , William Hughes, Fish, how to choose and how to dress (page 105)
  • Both species of this fish resemble an overgrown herring: of these the allice is the largest, being often met with of as much as two feet in length
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    alose

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A fish, the (Alosa alosa ); the allice or allis.
  • The ).
  • (Webster 1913) ----