from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small marine fish, the cunner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small marine fish; -- also called cunner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See bergall.


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  • Ay, there must be something strangely entrancing in dragging the shoal waters with a hand-line, for unsuspicious, easily duped members of the acanthopterygian tribe of fishes, -- under which alarming denomination come, I believe, nearly all the finny fellows to be met with on these sand-banks, from the bluefish to the burgall.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 07, No. 40, February, 1861


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