Ca*val"ly (?), n. [Cf. Pg. cavalla a kind of fish; Sp. caballa; prob. fr. Pg. cavallo horse, Sp. caballa.] Zool.

A carangoid fish of the Atlantic coast (Caranx hippos): -- called also horse crevall'e. [See Illust. under Carangoid.]

 

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