logperch

[ lawg-purch, log- ]
/ ˈlɔgˌpɜrtʃ, ˈlɒg- /
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noun, plural log·perch·es, (especially collectively) log·perch.

a darter, Percina caprodes, of eastern North American lakes and streams, having a piglike snout.

Nearby words

  1. logoplegia,
  2. logorrhea,
  3. logorrhoea,
  4. logos,
  5. logotype,
  6. logroll,
  7. logrolling,
  8. logroño,
  9. logway,
  10. logwood

Origin of logperch

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85; log1 + perch2

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