freshwater drum


noun Ichthyology.

an edible drum, Aplodinotus grunniens, of the fresh waters of North and Central America, sometimes reaching a weight of 60 pounds (27 kg).

Nearby words

  1. freshman,
  2. freshman week,
  3. freshmanic,
  4. freshness date,
  5. freshwater,
  6. freshwater pearl,
  7. fresnel,
  8. fresnel biprism,
  9. fresnel lens,
  10. fresnel mirrors

Origin of freshwater drum

First recorded in 1940–45

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