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blue catfish

or blue cat

noun
1.
a large freshwater catfish, Ictalurus furcatus, that is a popular food fish in the states of the Mississippi River valley.
Also called blue channel cat, blue channel catfish.
Origin of blue catfish
1825-1835
An Americanism dating back to 1825-35
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