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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having milky color on the caudal fin: specific in the phrase milky-tailed shiner, the slender silverfin, Cliola galacturus, a cyprinoid fish abounding in mountain streams of the Ohio valley and southward.

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