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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A fish of the family Anabantid√¶, Anabas scandens. The gill-covers are the principal means by which the fish climbs. Also called climbing-perch. See Anabas.
  • n. A gobioid fish of the north of New South Wales and of Queensland, Periophthalmus australis. Also called hopping-fish and skipper.

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