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

  • n. Any of various silvery fishes, such as the white crappie, resembling perch. Also called mademoiselle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the yellowtail.
  • adj. the mademoiselle, 2.

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

  • n. small silvery food and game fish of eastern United States streams
  • n. small silvery drumfish often mistaken for white perch; found along coasts of United States from New York to Mexico


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