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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A common food-fish, Pomoxys sparoides, of the family CentrarchidÅ“, from 8 to 12 inches long, found in the southern United States, the upper Mississippi valley, and the Great Lake region. Also called calico-bass, strawberry-bass, bar-fish, and crappie.

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