Definitions

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

  • n. See menhaden.

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  • n. Alternative form of mossbanker.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus. See cut under Brevoortia.

Etymologies

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

Dutch marsbanker.

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  • The Atlantic menhaden (fish), Brevoortia tyrannus.

    August 6, 2008