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

  carangid \carangid\ n.
     any fish of the family Carangidae, including the
     cavallas, jacks, pompanos and scads.
     [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a large number or amount; "made lots of new friends"; "she
           amassed stacks of newspapers" [syn: tons, dozens,
           heaps, lots, piles, scores, stacks, loads,
           rafts, slews, wads, oodles, gobs, scads,

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  100 Moby Thesaurus words for "scads":
     abundance, affluence, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude,
     avalanche, batch, bonanza, bountifulness, bountiousness,
     bumper crop, considerable, copiousness, deal, extravagance,
     exuberance, fertility, flood, flow, foison, full measure, fullness,
     generosity, generousness, gobs, good deal, great abundance,
     great deal, great plenty, gush, heap, heaps, jillion, landslide,
     lashings, lavishness, liberality, liberalness, loads, lot, lots,
     luxuriance, maximum, mess, million, mint, more than enough, much,
     myriad, myriads, numerousness, oodles, opulence, opulency,
     outpouring, overflow, pack, peck, pile, piles, plenitude,
     plenteousness, plentifulness, plenty, pot, prevalence, prodigality,
     productiveness, profuseness, profusion, quantities, quite a little,
     raft, rafts, repleteness, repletion, rich harvest, rich vein,
     richness, riot, riotousness, shower, sight, slew, slews, spate,
     stack, stacks, stream, substantiality, substantialness,
     superabundance, teemingness, thousand, tidy sum, trillion, wad,
     wads, wealth, whole slew

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