from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A large, thick-backed cisco (Coregonus artedi or Leucichthys artedi) of the Great Lakes.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A whitefish (Coregonus tullibee) found in the Great Lakes of North America.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A whitefish (Coregonus tullibee) found in the Great Lakes of North America; -- called also mongrel whitefish.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The mongrel whitefish, Coregonus tullibee, of the Great Lakes.
Last winter provided one of the best tullibee bites in several years, and that should continue this season.
It's also worth mentioning the tullibee-catching opportunities on the lake.
According to Thurmer, there was no major die-off of tullibee this summer, which often happens when the water warms.