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Definition of the noun scad

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noun - plural: scads

  1. any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae

Alternative definition of the noun scad


  1. any of several fish, of the family Carangidae, from the western Atlantic
  2. a large number or quantity (usually used in the plural)


Scad a.k.a. Ovalle Airport is a public use airport located near Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile.


  1. Scad: A scad is a portmanteau of the words scam and advertisement, usually in reference to internet spam.
    • also known as Scam Ad, Bait and Click
  2. Scad a.k.a. acyl-Coenzyme A dehydrogenase, C-2 to C-3 short chain is a gene.

Phrases with Scad

  1. Scad Mackerel
  2. Rough Scad
  3. round scad
  4. bigeye scad
  5. Mexican Scad
  6. Redtail Scad
  7. big-eyed scad
  8. mackerel scad
  9. Shortfin Scad
  10. Amberstripe Scad
  11. Goggle-Eyed Scad
  12. Blue Mackerel Scad
  13. Slender Mackerel Scad
  14. Northern Mackerel Scad
  15. Finletted Mackerel Scad
  16. Redtailed Mackerel Scad
  17. Whitetipped Mackerel Scad
  18. Brownstriped Mackerel Scad

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Scad

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Google previewUsing Person-Centered Health Analytics to Live Longer (2015)

Leveraging Engagement, Behavior Change, and Technology for a Healthy Life by Dwight McNeill

SCAD is the acronym for spontaneous coronary artery dissection, which is a tearing of the lining of an artery in the heart that can lead to heart attack. Only brief, individual, case descriptions had been published on the disease. The women with ...

Google previewHigh-Dimensional Data Analysis in Cancer Research (2008)

by Xiaochun Li, Ronghui Xu

For instance, SCAD is a promising method that achieves sparsity with lower bias in the nonzero estimated coefficients than LASSO; however, it remains computationally more challenging. The Dantzig selector, a more recent addition to the ...

Google previewSeabirds of Hawaii (1990)

Natural History and Conservation by Craig S. Harrison

Commercial-size mackerel scad is an extremely important element in the diet of boobies, especially masked, and the amount caught should be strictly controlled. Fisheries for flying squid or bait fisheries for juvenile goatfishes and anchovies ...

Google previewYamada's Textbook of Gastroenterology, 2 Volume Set (2015)

by Daniel K. Podolsky, Michael Camilleri, J. Gregory Fitz, Anthony N. Kalloo, Fergus Shanahan, Timothy C. Wang

SCAD is a chronic colitis that is confined to a segment of colon containing diverticula, usually the sigmoid colon. Most patients present with hematochezia, but abdominal pain and diarrhea can also occur. In the absence of specific diagnostic ...

Google previewContemporary Multivariate Analysis and Design of Experiments (2005)

by Kaitai Fang, Jianqing Fan, Gang Li

The SCAD is an improvement over the Lo-penalty in two aspects: saving computational cost and resulting in a continuous solution to avoid unnecessary modeling variation. Furthermore, the SCAD improves bridge regression by reducing ...

Google previewOrganizing Black America: An Encyclopedia of African American Associations (2003)

by Nina Mjagkij

The MNFEPC, charged with monitoring housing complaints, changed its name and becamethe State Commission against Discrimination (SCAD). The commission enforced the State Act against Discrimination from the time it became effective ...

Google previewIFIS Dictionary of Food Science and Technology (2009)

by International Food Information Service

Scad Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangi- dae (order Perciformes), but usually restricted to specific species...

Google previewDictionary of Acronyms and Technical Abbreviations (2001)

For Information and Communication Technologies and Related Areas by J. Vlietstra

Communications Adapter SCA System Communication|Control Area SCAB Stochastic Computerized Activity Budgeting SCAC Syntax Controlled Acoustic Classifier SCAD Small Current Amplifying Device SCAD Subprogram Change Affect ...

Google previewCareer Discovery Encyclopedia (2009)

by Ferguson Furniture Manufacturing Workers _ SkILLS SPOTLIGHT What they do Evaluate and manage. 1.

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

'Scad' A colloquial name for a transitory lameness, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1846)

by John Jamieson

SCAD, a. 1. Any colour seen by reflection; or the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1905)

A universal reference library comprising the arts and sciences ... commerce, etc., of the world by George Edwin Rines, Frederick Converse Beach

Scad, a name given to several species of fishes of the family Carangida; in the United States to Decapterus punctatus, a fish about a foot long found along most of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1828)

In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals by Samuel Johnson

SCAD. See Scaud. SCAD- LIPS. s. Lips that are slightly sore, that are scaled. SCAFF-RAFF. s. Rabble. To SCA1L. t v. a. To depart; to scatter; To SKAIL. ] to shed; to spill; to dismiss; to dispense.

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1841)

... to which is Prefixed, A Dissertation on the Origin of the Scottish Language by John Jamieson

SCAD, s. 1. Any colour slightly or obliquely seen, properly,

colour dow abide fair weather, and neither be stained nor cast the colour; yea it reflects a scad, like the cross of Christ.

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Small photo of Torpedo Scad fish in ice.Small photo of Yellowstripe scad or ikan selar with ice at Malaysia marketSmall photo of A large school of scad swims below a jetty in Raja Ampat, Indonesia. This tropical region is known as the heart of the Coral Triangle due to its marine biodiversity.Small photo of Damon J. Gillespie attended the 6th annual SCAD aTV Fest at the Four Season Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia -USA on February 1st, 2018Small photo of Ted Sutherland attended the 6th annual SCAD aTV Fest at the Four Season Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia -USA on February 1st, 2018Small photo of Wavyy Jonez attended the 6th annual SCAD aTV Fest 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia - USA at the Four Season Hotel Atlanta on February 2nd, 2018Small photo of Marcc Rose attended the 6th annual SCAD aTV Fest 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia - USA at the Four Season Hotel Atlanta on February 2nd, 2018 More...

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Scad Meaning

Video shows what scad means. Any of several fish, of the family Carangidae, from the western Atlantic.. A large number or quantity (usually used in the plural).

Scrabble value of S1C3A1D2

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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  • DACS

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