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verb - make shallow
verb - become shallow
adj - having little depth
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In biology, any group of fish that stay together for social reasons are shoaling (pronounced /ol/), and if the group is swimming in the same direction in a coordinated manner, they are schooling (pronounced /skul/). In common usage, the terms are sometimes used rather loosely. About one quarter of fish species shoal all their lives, and about one half shoal for part of their lives.Fish derive many benefits from shoaling behaviour including defence against predators (through better predator detection and by diluting the chance of individual capture), enhanced foraging success, and higher success in finding a mate. It is also likely that fish benefit from shoal membership through increased hydrodynamic efficiency.|
* Fish use many traits to choose shoalmates. Generally they prefer larger shoals, shoalmates of their own species, shoalmates similar in size and appearance to themselves, healthy fish, and kin (when recognized).
* The "oddity effect" posits that any shoal member that stands out in