Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as drum, 11.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) Any fish of the family Sciænidæ, which makes a loud noise by means of its air bladder; -- called also drum.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Any fish of the family Sciaenidae; they make a loud noise by means of an air bladder.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun small to medium-sized bottom-dwelling food and game fishes of shallow coastal and fresh waters that make a drumming noise

Etymologies

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drum +‎ fish

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