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 for mattowacca
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mattowacca \Mat`to*wac"ca\, n. [Indian name.] (Zool.)
     An American clupeoid fish ({Clupea mediocris), similar to
     the shad in habits and appearance, but smaller and less
     esteemed for food; -- called also hickory shad, tailor
     shad, fall herring, and shad herring.
     [1913 Webster]

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