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3 definitions found
 for big-eyed scad
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Goggler \Gog"gler\, n. (Zool.)
     A carangoid oceanic fish ({Trachurops crumenophthalmus),
     having very large and prominent eyes; -- called also
     goggle-eye, big-eyed scad, and cicharra.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Scad \Scad\, n. [Gael. & Ir. sgadan a herring.] (Zool.)
     (a) A small carangoid fish ({Trachurus saurus) abundant on
         the European coast, and less common on the American. The
         name is applied also to several allied species.
     (b) The goggler; -- called also big-eyed scad. See
         Goggler.
     (c) The friar skate. [Scot.]
     (d) The cigar fish, or round robin.
         [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  big-eyed scad
      n 1: of Atlantic coastal waters; commonly used for bait [syn:
           bigeye scad, big-eyed scad, goggle-eye, Selar
           crumenophthalmus]

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