Sentence Examples

  • There is a large export trade in fish, including that of pilchards to Italy.
  • It feeds on mackerel, pilchards and herrings and, following the shoals, is often caught by fishermen in the nets along with its prey.
  • Pilchards feed on minute crustaceans and other pelagic animals and require two or three years before they attain their full size, which is about 10 in.

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