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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A long slender salamander which lives in the mud, as Siren lacertina or Murænopsis tridactyla. Also called mudpuppy. See axolotl.
  • n. An eel of any kind; especially, in New England, a yellow-bellied sluggish variety of the common eel, found in muddy water.

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