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crucian

/ (ˈkruːʃən) /
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noun
a European cyprinid fish, Carassius carassius, with a dark-green back, a golden-yellow undersurface, and reddish dorsal and tail fins: an aquarium fish
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Word Origin for crucian

C18: from Low German Karusse
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