Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A common edible sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus) of North American lakes and streams.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A North American sunfish; Lepomis macrochirus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of the largest of the sunfishes, Lepomis pallidus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. important edible sunfish of eastern and central United States

Etymologies

blue +‎ gill (Wiktionary)

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