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slippery dick

noun
1.
a wrasse, Halichoeres bivittatus, inhabiting tropical regions of the Atlantic Ocean.
Origin of slippery dick
1875-1880
1875-80
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  • In less than an hour after his arrival slippery dick had executed his commission and was filling up the grave.

    Sons and Fathers Harry Stillwell Edwards

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