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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of American breams having a compressed and almost carinated back, as N. chrysoleucus, which abounds in the eastern and northern United States, and is known as the shiner or silverfish. See cut under shiner.

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  • n. golden shiners

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