Definitions

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

  • n. A fish, such as the walleye, that is related to the perch and resembles the pike.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of pike-perch.

Etymologies

pike +‎ perch (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "I've never caught such a large pikeperch myself -- that was definitely beginner's luck!"

    Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

  • They had decided on the spot to cook the pikeperch for dinner.

    Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

  • On the menu for the main course are pikeperch filet with chive sauce, lentil stew and potato mustard mash, or ravioli with blue cheese in light gorgonzola sauce with walnuts.

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