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  • n. The menhaden.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The menhaden.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name sometimes given to the menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus, because a parasitic isopod crustacean, Cymothoa prægustator, is frequently found adhering to the roof of its mouth. See cut under Brevoortia.


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