from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A catostomine fish, Moxostoma cervinum, with a 3-lobed air-bladder, from 10 to 12 dorsal rays, and a very slender body, rarely attaining a foot in length. It inhabits the South Atlantic States from the James to the Chattahoochee river. Also called jumping-mullet.
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