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silver bass

[bas] /bæs/
noun
Origin of silver bass
1880-1885
An Americanism dating back to 1880-85
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  • A little darkey brought around six silver bass, weighing possibly half a pound each, for which he accepted forty cents.

    The houseboat book William F. Waugh

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