from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A dog accustomed to or delighting in the water, or trained to go into the water in pursuit of game, as a water-spaniel.
- n. One of various kinds of large salamanders; a mud-puppy. See axolotl, Menopoma, and cut under hellbender. Also water-puppy.
- n. A small, irregular, floating cloud in a rainy season, supposed to indicate rain.
- n. A sailor, especially an old sailor; a salt; one thoroughly accustomed to life in and on the water.
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