from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of carp (Cyprinus gibelio); -- called also Prussian carp.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The so-called Prussian carp, Carassius vulgaris or gibelio, having no barbules, supposed to have been introduced into Great Britain from Germany. It is a good table-fish, but seldom weighs more than half a pound.


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