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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A sort of stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus, var. cataphractus, found from San Francisco to Alaska and Kamchatka, and destructive to salmon-fry and -spawn.

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  • Ogilvie was at Aldershot; while he -- what else was he than a mere deer-stalker and salmon-killer?

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