bloater

[bloh-ter]
noun
1.
a herring cured by being salted and briefly smoked and dried.
2.
a mackerel similarly cured.
3.
a freshwater cisco, Coregonus hoyi, found in the Great Lakes.

Origin:
1825–35; bloat (adj.) + -er1

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bloater (ˈbləʊtə)
 
n
1.  a herring, or sometimes a mackerel, that has been salted in brine, smoked, and cured
2.  slang (Brit) a fat or greedy person

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When they arrive home they will no doubt have some cocoa before going to bed, and perhaps some bread and bloater paste.
With the lake trout gone, the bloater is relieved of predation.
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