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

  • n. See menhaden.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of mossbanker.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus. See cut under Brevoortia.

Etymologies

Dutch marsbanker.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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