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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A food fish, especially the trout Coregonus artedii of the Great Lakes region, related to the cisco and whitefishes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the cisco (Coregonus Artedii).

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

  • n. important food fish of cold deep lakes of North America
  • n. cold-water fish caught in Lake Superior and northward


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