|Urist likes shads for their silvery bodies.|
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- A small marine fish that travels to rivers to breed.
Shad are a type of aquatic vermin. They are found in nearly all temperate rivers and oceans year-round. They are also found in arctic oceans. They are a ready source of food when cleaned at a fishery.
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While there has been no observed instances of a shad-man, some dwarves have discovered wall carvings and statues of them in extremely compromising, even perverse situations.
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