Chiefly British. a rump roast of beef, especially one taken from the crown of the rump.

1810–20; silver + side1 Unabridged
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silverside (ˈsɪlvəˌsaɪd)
1.  (Brit), (NZ) a coarse cut of beef below the aitchbone and above the leg
2.  Also called: silversides any small marine or freshwater teleost fish of the family Atherinidae, related to the grey mullets: includes the jacksmelt

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Again, mysid shrimp and the inland silverside fish were used to conduct the tests.
Threadfin shad and silverside minnows are the primary forage fish.
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