logperch

[ lawg-purch, log- ]
/ ˈlɔgˌpɜrtʃ, ˈlɒg- /

noun, plural log·perch·es, (especially collectively) log·perch.

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

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Origin of logperch

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