telescope-carp love

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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A monstrous variety of the goldfish, Carassius auratus, originating in China, of a scarlet color, with the eyes protruding, and with a double caudal fin. Also scarlet fish and telescope-fish.

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